San Jose, CA (PRWEB) February 10, 2010
Green tea offers a myriad of medicinal benefits, such as reduces the growth of cancer cells; enhancing the pace at which tumor cells perish without damaging normal cells; lowers LDL cholesterol and prevents heart problems; improves fat oxidation and metabolism; helps in the treatment of respiratory and digestive disorders; cures body ache, headaches, and digestive disorders; inhibits bacterial growth responsible for bad breath; and inhibits intestinal inflammation, among others. Green tea is rich in bioflavonoids, containing high proportion of powerful antioxidants known as polyphenols.
China is the largest producer of green tea worldwide. China is also the leading exporter of green tea worldwide, while Morocco is the leading importer of green tea worldwide. Asia Pacific dominates the global consumption of green tea, as stated by the new market research report on Green Tea. Currently, green tea is extensively consumed in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Middle East, and Japan.
Europe represents the fastest growing market for green tea extracts, propelled by growing preference towards natural ingredients, increased media attention, and rising health consciousness. Further, increasing use of natural antioxidants in food products and nutricosmetics is also offering growth opportunities for green tea extracts in Europe.
Key players profiled in the report include AMORE Pacific Corp., Arizona Beverage Company, Associated British Foods LLC, Celestial Seasonings, DSM Nutritional Products, Ferolito, Vultaggio & Sons, Finlays Beverages Ltd., Frontier Natural Products Co-Op, Hambleden Herbs, ITO EN, Kirin Beverage Corp., Nestle S.A., Northern Tea Merchants Ltd, Numi Organic Tea, Oishi Group Plc, Oregon Chai Inc., PG Tips, and Tetley GB Ltd., among several others.
The report titled "Green Tea: A Global Strategic Business Report" announced by Global Industry Analysts Inc., provides a comprehensive review of market trends, competitive scenario, product introductions/innovations, and recent industry activity. The study analyzes market data and analytics in terms of volume sales for the following regions - the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World.
For more details about this comprehensive market research report, please visit - http://www.strategyr.com/Green_Tea_Market_Report.asp
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