Karachi: Quite surprising to know the passion of tea in Pakistan! Recently, a conducted survey showed that Pakistani citizens drunk tea of Rs. 22 Billion in last 6 months, which is really unbelievable and unimagined.
The more surprising is; Turkish government has announced to gift a tea plant to Pakistan due to the high passion of tea in the heart of Pakistani citizens, so, this plant is going to be established in Mansehra in a famous tea garden for which 25 acres land has been allotted.
According to a report that in previous 6 months tea of 22 Billion Rupees has been imported to Pakistan, so this huge amount consumption of tea shows that how deep the passion of tea is in the heart of Pakistani citizens.
National Tea and High-Value Crops Research Institute revealed in its new survey estimated an amount of 22 Billion Rupees which had spent on tea import in recent year- 2017- only in 6 months, where the country had imported 93500 tons of black tea and 10600450 tons of green tea. No one could ever imagine.
The survey added that in Pakistan tea import surged approximately 325% in previous 20 years, which is shocking per cent of tea consumption.
Pakistan is one the most tea exporting countries in the world, unfortunately, now this exportation has been disturbed a little due to the war on terrorism. Instead of that Pakistan exporting a huge number of tea and earning a plenty amount as to result.