Tea Production in China: Market Research Report

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Tea Production Market Research Report | Jun 2014

IBISWorld’s Tea Production market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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The Tea Production industry has rapidly increased its share of China's beverage market over the past decade – from 7.0% of the total domestic beverage volume in 2000 to 26.0% in 2013. Over the past five years, industry revenue has been increasing at an annualized rate of 15.6% to an expected $18.2 billion in 2014. There are about 243 enterprises operating in the industry employing 65,284 workers.

The strong performance of the industry has been the result of increased consumer health consciousness and the rapid development of herbal tea beverages. This industry is focused on the large domestic market; exports contribute only 1.3% to total industry revenue. In addition, very little tea is imported into China. Imports account for just 0.9% of domestic demand.... purchase to read more

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In 2014, the Tea Production industry's total revenue is estimated to be $18.2 billion, of which 29.0% is expected to be from green tea beverages, 20.0% from energy drinks,19.0% from black tea beverages, 10.5% from flower tea beverages, 8.5% from oolong tea beverages and 13.0% from other tea and soft beverages, such as herbal tea beverages. Green tea, black tea and flower tea beverages have been the most popular product types over the past five years.

The market shares of energy drinks and green tea, flower tea and oolong tea beverages are increasing. This is due to the increasing number of consumers with preferences for healthy tea beverages and the longstanding tradition of drinking green tea... purchase to read more


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What is the Tea Production Industry?

The Tea Production industry in China produces tea beverages of different types, including black, green, oolong, and flower tea, and other soft beverages such as energy drinks, fruit tea, and carbonated tea. Tea beverage manufacturers use liquid tea as a base and add sweeteners, colors and preservatives, and blend these ingredients into soft drinks. Tea beverages are then bottled in plastic or cartons, or canned in aluminum.

Industry Products
Green tea beveragesEnergy drinksBlack tea beveragesFlower tea beveragesOolong tea beveragesOther tea and soft beverages
Industry Activities
Green tea productionBlack tea productionEnergy drink productionOolong tea productionFlower tea productionFruit tea productionCarbonated tea productionMilk tea productionSyrup tea productionOther soft beverage production

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