Global Japanese Tea Association aims to be the bridge connecting Japanese tea lovers; form tea growers and producers to tea sellers and tea drinkers.

By sharing current and true information about Japanese tea as well as creating opportunities to learn about Japanese tea more in depth, we wish to make Japanese tea more open and accessible to the world.

We are also working to create stronger links in the Japanese tea community that will help to instigate new tea projects and ideas.

Our key activities are outlined below.

  • Education:
    • Tea courses
    • Tea workshops
    • Tea seminars
  • Information sharing:
    • Website
    • Newsletters
    • Conferences and expos
  • Community creation and introduction to
    • Tea schools and teachers
    • Tea events
    • Tea producers in Japan
    • Tea shops offering Japanese tea
    • Tea jobs
  • Consulting
  • Research and evaluation