Your partner in tea since 1950!

Tea Procurement

Our clients are able to source teas directly from our tea farms in China. The results are

Reduced costs
Quicker response
Improved quality and consistency

Firsd Tea is a leader in tea procurement, providing customers with the advantage of purchasing tea at the source. Parent company Zhejiang Tea Group, Ltd (ZJT) possesses over 10,000 tea farms throughout China. As China’s largest tea exporter and the #1 green tea exporter in the world, ZJT offers the ability to source a broad selection of Chinese teas at the best possible price.

In addition to offering a vast selection of both classic teas and blending bases, we also offer a variety of organic (USDA, EU, JAS) and kosher products.

Our testing, certifications, and documentation help assure your tea products are fully compliant

with the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)


With a 65 year history in the tea industry, we are proud members of the Ethical Tea Partnership, offering our customers a relationship predicated on reliability and trust. Our U.S. location allows us to offer personalized service and expedient turnaround for customer orders.

Directly Sourced from our tea farms in China to ensure prices are low
True, Authentic Chinese teas prepared according to tradition
Fair Trade, Rainforest Alliance, and member of the Ethical Tea Partnership
Organic and Kosher options available
Extensive selection featuring many classic teas as well as great blending bases
Personalized client services and speedy shipment turnaround