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UK Tea Trade Analysis

Tea was discovered in China and was a national secret of China for centuries. The British Empire identified tea and popularized it in the entire world. It was Britishers who introduced tea to India & Sri Lanka. Once the cultivation of tea in India was successful, the British empire played a huge role in making tea popular among all the British colonies & even across the rest of the world

East India company supplied most of the tea to Great Britain in the 18th Century. Hence United Kingdom has the most influential role in the history of tea trade in the world.

From 17th Century till date, a lot has changed, but in terms of per capita personal consumption of tea, UK is still the highest in the world.

Tea Trade Analysis

Tea imports of United Kingdom :

Tea Exports from United Kingdom :