Sri Lanka stands to gain from greater Chinese trade and investment, a Sri Lankan diplomat has said.
England may be the birthplace of the traditional afternoon tea but if you look further afield, you’ll find glamorous venues that take it to a whole new level.
In 2019, India overtook Sri Lanka and became the largest exporter of tea to China. China is the largest producer of green tea in the world. Nonetheless, there has been an increase in the demand for black tea among Chinese millennials. That has helped India capture a market in China.
In a matter of six days, Sri Lankan stakeholders built from scratch, operated and concluded trading ‘Ceylon Tea’ at the Colombo auction on a digital platform.