Black tea is the most exported tea product from India to the global market. India exports of black tea stood at 80.46% of the total tea exports which is followed by regular tea and recorded 15.66% value. Green tea, herbal tea, masala tea and lemon tea are other types of tea exported majorly.
In which country tea is exported from India?
Iran was the main export partner for Indian tea in terms of volume, at 49 thousand metric tons in fiscal year 2020. Russia and the United States followed.
Indian tea exports volume in financial year 2020, by destination country (in metric tons)
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What kind of tea comes from India?
As per the Tea Board under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, the tea varieties found in India are Darjeeling, Assam, Nilgiri, Kangra, Munnar, Dooars-Terai, Masala Tea and Sikkim tea.
Which country is largest importer of Indian tea?
Indian tea exports value FY 2020, by destination country
India exported tea worth 13.98 billion Indian rupees to Iran in financial year 2020. Even though Iran imported the highest worth of Indian tea, Russia imported the highest volume of the Indian tea that same year.
What is the rank of India in tea production?
Top 10 Tea Exporting Countries
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Does India import tea?
An analysis of the latest data available with the Tea Board reveals that India imported 2.03 million kg (mkg) in April compared to a mere 0.22 mkg in April 2020 which marked an increase of 1.81 mkg or a whopping 822.73 per cent.
How can I start export from India?
To start export business, the following steps may be followed:
- Establishing an Organisation. …
- Opening a Bank Account. …
- Obtaining Permanent Account Number (PAN) …
- Obtaining Importer-Exporter Code (IEC) Number. …
- Registration cum membership certificate (RCMC) …
- Selection of product. …
- Selection of Markets.
How can I export tea from India?
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How do I start exporting tea?
Beginners guide for Tea export from India.
- Legal entity (Proprietorship/ Partnership/ Pvt Ltd/ Public Ltd)
- PAN Card (In the name of legal entity)
- GST (Goods and Service Tax) certificate.
- Current account with Bank ( Preferably Nationalized or Private)
- IEC ( Importer Exporter Code)- issued by DGFT.