i. Asia Tea Alliance Meeting is being held at Kolkata on Thursday, 10th November 2022 - Participating countries are China, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indonesia and Nepal. ---------- ii. India International Small Tea Growers’ Convention is being held on Friday 11th November 2022.

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
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019
2020
2021(P)*
Production (M.Kg) Production (M.Kg)
1998

874

2010

966

2015

1209

2016

1267

2017

1322

2018

1339

2019

1390

2020

1258

2021(P)*

1329

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

9

2010

20

2015

19

2016

21

2017

21

2018

25

2019

16

2020

23

2021(P)*

25

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

210

2010

222

2015

229

2016

223

2017

252

2018

256

2019

252

2020

210

2021(P)*

196

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

650

2010

860

2015

1012

2016

1035

2017

1059

2018

1084

2019

1128

2020

1134

2021(P)*

1161

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

1998

76.73

2010

106.32

2015

128.60

2016

135.93

2017

134.81

2018

140.30

2019

142.15

2020

190.96

2021(P)*

173.64

*Provisional

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