Like different nations on the planet, ‘tea’ is notable as a well known drink in Bangladesh. Albeit the main tea ranch was begun on confidential drive in 1840, business tea creation began in 1854 at Malnichhara Tea Garden in Sylhet.
As of now, the nation produces 96.5 million kg of tea through 16 enormous and around 6,000 little tea gardens. Which is being traded to around 23 nations to satisfy the need of the country.
In such a reality, on the event of National Tea Day on Saturday (June 4) at a capacity coordinated at Osmani Auditorium in the capital, Minister for Expatriate Welfare Imran Ahmed called for making strides for the improvement of little gardens in the country. He accentuated on sending those engaged with the business abroad for preparing.
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Talking on the event, the Commerce Minister said that tea creation is expanding by 5 to 6 percent consistently yet the interest of individuals is more than that. Albeit the creation of tea is expanding consistently, the commodity of homegrown interest won’t increment. In excess of ten crore individuals in the nation drink tea consistently. Hence, if the inclination to eat tea keeps on expanding, it is challenging to trade.
Significant General Ashraful Islam, Chairman of Bangladesh Tea Board, expressed that as of now, the nation is delivering 96 million kg of tea. Tea creation will before long be expanded to 140 million kg, of which 15 million kg will be sent out.
People, associations and associations were given privileged keepsakes for their commitment to the tea business.