DUBAI / WAM
The 6th edition of the Global Dubai Tea Forum, hosted by Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC), will take place from April 5-7.
The forum is expected to draw more than 300 delegates from over 30 tea producing and consuming countries, bringing together producers, merchant exporters, buyers, blenders, machine manufacturers, raw material suppliers and government entities to discuss opportunities and challenges in the industry.
In 2015, the DMCC Tea Centre handled 41 million kilos of tea through its centre in Dubai with a growth rate of 208% over the past three years. It currently processes teas from 13 different countries including Kenya, India, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Malawi, Rwanda, Tanzania, Mozambique, Vietnam, Japan, Uganda, and China.