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South Africa Fights to Protect a Native Tea Name
A French company’s bid for the South African tea-name “Rooibos” may threaten the tea’s exclusivity. The South African Rooibos Council requested clarification on the bid from French authorities. Rooibos ("red bush" in Afrikaans) is unique to South Africa and is currently worth an estimated 600 million rand.