The Central People's Government of the People's Republic of China

05/12/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 05/12/2024 07:01

SE China's Fujian develops tea industry to increase local villagers' income

Workers load fresh tea leaves onto a vehicle at a planting base of Wuyi Rock Tea in Wuyishan City, southeast China's Fujian Province, May 7, 2024. China's Fujian Province is a significant contributor to tea production. In recent years, the tea industry of Fujian has been exploring development by cultivating tea culture, accelerating industrialization and utilizing high-tech. The Fujian tea industry, represented by the production of Fuding White Tea, Wuyi Rock Tea and Anxi Tieguanyin Tea, is accelerating its collaboration with cultural tourism and catering and promoting new products of tea beverages and tea snacks which have become the pillar industry in rural revitalization and an important way to increase income for local villagers. [Photo/Xinhua] Employees work at a production line of a tea company in Fuding, southeast China's Fujian Province, April 10, 2024. [Photo/Xinhua] A staff member serves tea to visitors at a tea company in Wuyishan City, southeast China's Fujian Province, May 7, 2024. [Photo/Xinhua] Tea farmers trade fresh tea leaves in Diantou Town in Fuding, southeast China's Fujian Province, April 10, 2024. [Photo/Xinhua] This aerial drone photo taken on May 9, 2024 shows workers picking tea leaves in a tea garden in Zhuyang Village of Xiping Township in Anxi County, southeast China's Fujian Province. [Photo/Xinhua] This photo taken on May 8, 2024 shows a tea market in Anxi County, southeast China's Fujian Province. Covering an area of 180,000 square meters, this market is the biggest trading center for Wulong Tea in China. [Photo/Xinhua]