one way valve tells that tea is the most popular beverage in China, it has a long history and most Chinese regard it as a kind of traditional drink. But with the development of our society, coffee has a great impact to the position of tea, some people even suppose that coffee will supercede tea in the future.
An survey shows that more and more young people in China prefer coffee rather than tea, coffee becomes one of popular drinks among the young generation. Nowadays, coffee shops can be easily found in the cities like Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen,etc, whatever it is a big city or not.
A coffee guild in Beijing has made a survey, which indicates that every Chinese annually take five cups of coffee. This data is 240 cups lower than the global average level. But some experts forecast that the consumption of coffee will increase 15% in China.
The tradition of drinking tea becomes the habbits of people from Asian countries like China, Japan and India, however, young people nowadays also increasingly fond of drinking coffee. Will this phenomenon alter the status of tea? Will people quit drinking tea and change to drink coffee?
Although we can not predict what happen in the future, we can hardly make a conclusion of the trend of these two beverages. But it is true that coffee is becoming increasingly popular around the world.