By Tung Chen-kuo and Sherry Hsiao / Staff reporter, with staff writerNearly 3,000 people on Sunday visited the Nantou Global Tea Expo in Chung Hsing New Village (中興新村). The expo aims to be a bridge between tea producers and consumers, Nantou County Commissioner Lin Ming-chen (林明溱) said at the event. The expo encourages tea producers to put more effort into their work, he said. The expo has also given tea from Nantou County an international reputation and created business opportunities for the tourism industry, Lin Ming-chen said, adding that he hopes people would visit Nantou to purchase local tea and enjoy the scenery. The Nantou Global Tea Expo began on Saturday and runs through Sunday.
Source: Taipei Times October 08, 2018 15:56 UTC