Tea Export Growth

The export revenue has been fluctuated over the last three years due to the economic crisis in the world. However, the value of exports has increased by 3.37% in 2013 compared to the total earnings from January to July in 2012. The tea exports account for about 14% of the total exports and about 62% contributes for the total agriculture exports in the country. The tea sector is expected to achieve an export target of US $ 2,500 million in 2015.