President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, at the opening of Rize-Artvin Airport, announced the base price of wet tea as 7 TL with the support.
In his speech at the opening of Rize-Artvin Airport, Erdogan said, “I would like to share with you the good news of the purchase prices of 2022 fresh tea for tea producers here. As it is known, the purchase price of fresh tea was 3.87 lira per kilogram last year. The base price to be applied for fresh tea purchases this year. With an increase of more than 73 percent, we increase the support price from 6 liras to 70 cents, and from 13 cents per kilogram to 30 cents with an increase of more than 130. Thus, our producers will be able to deliver their tea to the factory from 7 liras per kilogram, with an increase of 75% on average, together with the support compared to the previous year. I wish that the purchase price of tea will be beneficial for our region and you, our esteemed citizens,” he said.