GUWAHATI, Sept 13 - The Tea Board of India, the apex tea body under the Union Ministry of Commerce, will showcase the best of Indian teas at an exclusive pavilion at India�s only International trade show dedicated to the tea and coffee sectors � World Tea & Coffee Expo (WTCE) � scheduled to be held from October 1 to 3 next at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon, Mumbai.
The Tea Board of India Pavilion at the WTCE 2015 will comprise leading companies like Golden Tips Tea Co Ltd, VarieTea, Makaibari Tea, Simla Tea Co Ltd, etc, a press release received here today said.
The World Tea & Coffee Expo is a global exposition where exhibitors from over eight countries take part and visitors come from over 10 countries. The third edition will also have buying delegations from Sri Lanka, and Dubai in addition to a buying delegation of 20 members from Vietnam led by Vu Van Tam, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Agriculture & Rural Development, Vietnam.
The Expo is expected to give a push to the tea sector in both domestic and international markets. The WTCE comprises an Expo, a two-day conference and workshops on tea and coffee.
The Tea Board of India has been at the forefront of making India the leading producer and supplier of quality tea in the global market and also works towards the upgrading of this vital sector, encouraging use of latest technology, devising export policies, ensuring labour welfare and spreading education.