Puer became the coffee capital of China
One of the most famous varieties of Chinese tea – Puer, no even the smallest tea shop or the online coffee shop and tea does not work out without it. Grow this tea in the Chinese province Yunnan in the city of Puer, known just because of his tea. Moreover, in recent years, more and more coffee began to grow in the vicinity of the city, since the climate of the region is favorable for this culture.
Note that coffee began to spread widely in China not so long ago, but coffee consumption increases every year. Moreover, it happens on such a scale that the Chinese market has become one of the most important in the world for the best coffee companies. Over the past eight years, the number of families growing and supplying coffee beans has grown from 300 to 2200.
About 20% of coffee grown in Puerer purchases Nestle. Recently, the company announced the creation in Poore "Coffee center Nestle", It also plans to build a tasting center, a research center and warehouses in the city. Other coffee companies also actively act in the region, writes Visitchina.Ru. So Starbucks has opened China Coffee Manufacturers Support Center, where local coffee makers will help improve the quality of their product. In addition, Starbucks agreed with "Aina" – Local coffee company, about creating a joint venture for the purchase and processing of coffee.
In total, there are more than 70 enterprises in Yunnan province, they own 43 thousand hectares of coffee plantations, which are grown by more than 36 thousand tons of coffee beans. At the same time, two thirds of coffee are exported to the USA, Italy, Germany and other countries of the world.