Chittagong Tea Auction

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The Chittagong Tea Auction is the main auction house of the tea industry in Bangladesh,[1][2] one of the world's largest tea producers and consumers.[3][4] It is located in the port city of Chittagong,[5] the commercial and industrial hub of the country.[6] The auction was founded in 1949 by international tea traders in erstwhile East Bengal, one of the world's leading tea exporters at the time.[7]

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  1. ^ "Tea prices drop at auction". Prothom Alo. Retrieved 2016-11-25.
  2. ^ "Bangladesh tea prices edge up at weekly auction". Reuters. 2016-12-23. Retrieved 2016-11-25.
  3. ^ "India's tea exports to Pakistan rises 56%". The Hindu. 2016-02-12. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 2016-11-25.
  4. ^ Rao, L. Jagan Mohan; Ramalakshmi, K. (2011-04-14). Recent Trends in Soft Beverages. CRC Press. p. 79. ISBN 9789380308784.
  5. ^ "Bangladesh tea prices dip at auction on poor quality". Business Recorder. Retrieved 2016-11-25.
  6. ^ "Industry owners meet BEZA chief". The Financial Express Online Version. Retrieved 2016-11-25.
  7. ^ "A Brief History of the Tea Auction in Chittagong". National Brokers. Archived from the original on 20 August 2012.