The Significance of the Establishment of the International Tea Day in the Context of the Development of the Global Tea Industry

Publication type Article
Status Published
Occupation: Senior Lecturer
Affiliation: The School of Languages and cultures, Shanghai University of Political Science and Law
Address: Shanghai, 201701, China
Journal nameProblemy Dalnego Vostoka
EditionIssue 5

Chinese tea and tea culture have spread along the Great Silk Road and the Great Tea Road throughout the world. At the present stage, the tea culture and the tea industry are dynamically developing and affecting the development of the world economy and culture, as well as our daily life. This article provides an overview of the development of the tea industry in the modern world. The significance of the International Tea Day’s establishment in the context of the modern development of the world tea industry is analyzed. The purpose of this article is to introduce a new holiday — the International Tea Day, as well as analyze its importance and implications for the development of the global tea industry. Moreover, the author explains the significance of the International Tea Day creation from the angle of economics, ecology, social culture, politics and diplomacy. The author believes that in the future, under the influence of the International Tea Day, the world tea culture and industry will reach a new level of development, and tea cultures of various countries and nationalities will show their full power.

KeywordsChina, tea, tea culture, tea industry, International Tea Day
Publication date18.10.2021
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