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International Tea Day: Trusty cuppa represents ‘crux’ of today’s issues – UN General Assembly president


Art, culture, heritage, and a source of livelihood for millions. Because tea is so much more than just a drink, on Thursday, at a virtual event commemorating the first-ever International Tea Day, the president of the UN General Assembly lauded the plant for its role in pursuing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Tea consumption must be boosted to match supply, UN says

Boosting demand for tea is crucial to ensure price stability and returns to developing country producers, according to new report by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).

World tea production hits record high for 2004 and exports rise – UN report

World tea production last year reached a record 3.2 million tons, 50,000 tons more than in 2003, with increases in several countries more than offsetting declines in the major producers India and Bangladesh, according to a report released today by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).

World tea production hit record high in 2003 – UN report

World tea production last year reached a record 3.15 million tons, 75, 000 tons more than in 2002, largely due to favourable weather conditions, according to a report released today by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Programme (FAO).