rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 
Rediff.com  » Business » Biggest tea producing countries in the world

Biggest tea producing countries in the world

Last updated on: March 13, 2012 10:46 IST

Biggest tea producing countries in the world

     Next

Next

While almost all Indians drink tea, is India the biggest tea producer in the world?

Let's take a look at the biggest tea producing countries in the world and see where India ranks.

Click NEXT to see the biggest tea producers....


Image: Let's take a look at the biggest tea producing countries.
Photographs: Courtesy, Wikipedia Commons
Tags: India

     Next

Biggest tea producing countries in the world

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

China

Production in 2006: 1,047,345 million tonnes

Production in 2007: 1,183,002 million tonnes

Production in 2008: 1,275,384 million tonnes

Global ranking: 1

Click NEXT to read more...


Image: China tops in tea production. A view of Beijing.
Photographs: Courtesy, Wikipedia Commons
Tags: , China

Prev     Next

Biggest tea producing countries in the world

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

India

Production in 2006: 928,000 million tonnes

Production in 2007: 949,220 million tonnes

Production in 2008: 805,180 million tonnes

Global ranking: 2

Click NEXT to read more...


Image: India is at second place. A view of Darjeling.
Photographs: Courtesy, Wikipedia Commons
Tags:

Prev     Next

Biggest tea producing countries in the world

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

Kenya

Production in 2006: 310,580 million tonnes

Production in 2007: 369,600 million tonnes

Production in 2008: 345,800 million tonnes

Global ranking: 3

Click NEXT to read more...


Image: Kenya ranks third. A view of Nairobi.
Photographs: Courtesy, Wikipedia Commons
Tags: , Kenya

Prev     Next

Biggest tea producing countries in the world

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

Sri Lanka

Production in 2006: 310,800 million tonnes

Production in 2007: 305,220 million tonnes

Production in 2008: 318,470 million tonnes

Global ranking: 4

Click NEXT to read more...


Image: A view of Colombo.
Photographs: Courtesy, Wikipedia Commons
Tags:

Prev     Next

Biggest tea producing countries in the world

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

Turkey

Production in 2006: 201,866 million tonnes

Production in 2007: 206,160 million tonnes

Production in 2008: 198,046 million tonnes

Global ranking: 5

Click NEXT to read more...


Image: A view of Istanbul.
Photographs: Courtesy, Wikipedia Commons
Tags: , Turkey

Prev     Next

Biggest tea producing countries in the world

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

Vietnam

Production in 2006: 151,000 million tonnes

Production in 2007: 164,000 million tonnes

Production in 2008: 174,900 million tonnes

Global ranking: 6

Click NEXT to read more...


Image: A view of Hanoi.
Photographs: Courtesy, Wikipedia Commons
Tags: , Vietnam

Prev     Next

Biggest tea producing countries in the world

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

Indonesia

Production in 2006: 146,858 million tonnes

Production in 2007: 150,224 million tonnes

Production in 2008: 150,851 million tonnes

Global ranking: 7

Click NEXT to read more...


Image: A view of Jakarta.
Photographs: Courtesy, Wikipedia Commons
Tags: , Indonesia

Prev     Next

Biggest tea producing countries in the world

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

Japan

Production in 2006: 91,800 million tonnes

Production in 2007: 94,100 million tonnes

Production in 2008: 94,100 million tonnes

Global ranking: 8

Click NEXT to read more...


Image: A view of Tokyo.
Photographs: Courtesy, Wikipedia Commons
Tags: , Japan

Prev     Next

Biggest tea producing countries in the world

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

Argentina

Production in 2006: 72,129 million tonnes

Production in 2007: 76,000 million tonnes

Production in 2008: 76,000 million tonnes

Global ranking: 9

Click NEXT to read more...


Image: A view of Buenos Aires.
Photographs: Courtesy, Wikipedia Commons
Tags: , Argentina

Prev     Next

Biggest tea producing countries in the world

Prev     More
Prev

More

Iran

Production in 2006: 59,180 million tonnes

Production in 2007: 60,000 million tonnes

Production in 2008: 60,000 million tonnes

Global ranking: 10


Image: A view of Teheran.
Photographs: Courtesy, Wikipedia Commons
Tags: Iran

Prev     More