Capital Ethiopia Newspaper

Tata eyes Ethiopia’s tea sector

The TATA group plan to grow tea in Ethiopia and is working towards setting up an automobile assembly plant in Mozambique as it seeks to expand business interests in Africa.

According to livemint.com, the group, owner of the Tetley tea brand has approached Ethiopian authorities with a proposal to venture in to tea farming in the country, said Esayas Kebede, director in the agriculture and rural development ministry of Ethiopia.