Vietnam’s tea exports in the first eight months of the year reached 90,000 tonnes, earning 142 million USD.
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Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam’s tea exports in the first eight months of the year reached 90,000 tonnes, earning 142 million USD, up 12 percent in volume and 11.8 percent in value compared to the same time last year, according to the Vietnam Tea Association.

Tea was sold at nearly 1,570 USD per ton on average, down 1.5 percent from last year.

Pakistan imported the most tea from Vietnam.

Other top tea consumption markets included India, the United Arab Emirates and Taiwan (China).

Tea exporters said that there is an abundance of raw materials thanks to safe cultivation applied in all tea zones nationwide.-VNA