What measures can the Indian government, international organizations, the mulitinationals take to help the industry revive?
Or is it a lost cause?
India's $1.5 billion tea industry is currently in a crisis state with a slump in export figures.
Unless the government is able to cut down the tea production costs, it will be difficult for Indian tea to compete in the world market.
To revive it, the government should embark upon an innovative, technology upgrade project to help try developing technologies that can help in bringing down the cost of tea production. In fact, there has already been started an experimental, automated tea factory to designed to standardise parameters for tea production in the India's ...