Three-day tea expo to begin Feb 18

Kalerkantho Online   

2 February, 2018 09:01 AM

Three-day tea expo to begin Feb 18

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Bangladesh Tea Expo-2018 will begin on February 18 with a view to expanding the market and promoting tea related products.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is set to inaugurate the expo in the city's International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB). 

Ministry of Commerce and Bangladesh Tea Board (BTB) is jointly organising the event.

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed briefed the media on the expo at his ministry office yesterday.

He said the second edition of the expo would be organized in a more colorful and festive manner following the experience of the last event.

The first edition of Bangladesh Tea Expo was held on January 12-14 last year where 46 organisations including seven from India participated and over 20,000 people visited the expo.