The US Tea Industry – $6 Billion And Counting…

20Jul06

This just in from The Economist on July 6. Good to know we’re in a growing industry!

“But although tea production in America is minuscule, consumption is booming. Sales have more than tripled in the past 15 years, exceeding $6 billion last year. Some 85% of the tea drunk in America is served iced—for easy sipping on sleepy summer days. Lately, sales of “ready to drink” bottled teas have been growing particularly fast.”

You can read the entire article here.

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2 Responses to “The US Tea Industry – $6 Billion And Counting…”

  1. 1 Scott

    my wife and I drink Sweet Leaf Tea. The Mint & Honey Green tea is amazing and they just came out with a new Half Lemonade Half Tea. Both of them are organic and they are amazing. We found them at Whole Foods.


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