Rooibos NewsStorm in teacup finally over for Rooibos

Storm in teacup finally over for South Africa's Rooibos

The right for South Africa to secure Geographical Indicator status for Rooibos has been far more than "a storm in a tea cup". Local tea producers won a major victory over European and USA tea dealers when they defeated efforts by a French firm to gain control of the name "Rooibos" by trade-marking it abroad.

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