WELCOME TO INDIAN TEA ASSOCIATION.

Welcome to the Indian Tea Association

Founded in 1881, the Indian Tea Association is the premier and the oldest organization of tea producers in India. The Association has played a multi-dimensional role towards formulating policies and initiating action towards the development and growth of the Industry,

liaising with the Tea Board, Government and other related bodies. The ITA has branches at different locations in Assam and West Bengal. With over 425 member gardens, the ITA and its branches represent over 60% of India's total tea production. As employers, ITA member gardens provide direct employment to more than 400,000 people.

Tea Scenario India / World : (Quantity in Million Kgs)

 
1998
2010
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018(P)*
Production (M.Kg) Production (M.Kg)
1998

874

2010

966

2012

1126

2013

1200

2014

1207

2015

1209

2016

1267

2017

1322

2018(P)*

1339

Imports (M.Kg) Imports (M.Kg)
1998

9

2010

20

2012

21

2013

20

2014

21

2015

19

2016

21

2017

20

2018(P)*

20

Exports (M.Kg) Exports (M.Kg)
1998

210

2010

222

2012

208

2013

219

2014

207

2015

229

2016

223

2017

252

2018(P)*

256

Consumption (M.Kg) Consumption (M.Kg)
1998

650

2010

860

2012

944

2013

966

2014

989

2015

1012

2016

1035

2017

1059

2018(P)*

1084

TOTAL Auction
Price (Rs/Kg)
TOTAL Auction
Price (Rs/Kg)

1998

76.73

2010

106.32

2012

125.25

2013

132.23

2014

130.91

2015

128.60

2016

135.93

2017

134.81

2018(P)*

138.83

*Provisional

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