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LAW OF THE AZERBAIJAN REPUBLIC

of December 17, 2002 No. 402-IIG

About tea growing

(as amended on 12-07-2019)

This Law establishes the legal basis of regulation of the organization of tea growing, production, processing and turnover of tea, and also quality assurance of tea products in the Azerbaijan Republic.

Chapter I. General provisions

Article 1. Basic concepts

1.0. The concepts used in this Law have the following values:

1.0.1. tea growing - the industry of the agricultural and food industry which is engaged in cultivation of tea plantations, cultivation of tea landing materials, production and conversion of leaves of green tea;

1.0.2. tea - the perennial evergreen subtropical plant used as tea drink, after conversion of its leaves, kidneys and gentle trunk;

1.0.3. tea landing materials - the saplings which are made multiple copies by vegetative and generative methods and used in case of cultivation, recovery and repair of tea plantations;

1.0.4. tea products - the long leaf, pressed, loose and concentrated tea grades prepared for the use by conversion of tea leaves;

1.0.5. the tea industry - the industry of the food industry which is performing preprocessing of tea leaves, making and packing up tea products from its leaves;

1.0.6. technical regulatory legal acts in the field of food safety - the technical regulatory legal acts determined by article 5 of the Law of the Azerbaijan Republic "About foodstuff".

Article 2. Legislation of the Azerbaijan Republic on tea growing

2.1. The legislation of the Azerbaijan Republic on tea growing consists of the Law of the Azerbaijan Republic "About foodstuff", the civil and agrarian legislation of the Azerbaijan Republic, and also of other regulatory legal acts adopted in connection with this Law.

2.2. If rules on production, turnover and the minimum product quality of tea growing, established in the interstate agreements recognized by the Azerbaijan Republic differ from the rules provided by this Law rules of international treaties are applied

Article 3. Law purpose

The purpose of this Law is ensuring recovery and development of tea growing in the country by tea production incentive, creation of economic and legal guarantee for delivery to the consumer market of the competitive, meeting international standards tea products.

Article 4. Objects and subjects of tea growing

4.1. Objects of tea growing are tea plantations, tea landing materials and tea products, and also the lands, rooms, the equipment, technological machines and the equipment, natural and artificial auxiliary materials used in this or that form at all stages before its last use.

4.2. Subjects of tea growing are the legal entities and physical persons which are engaged in cultivation of tea plantations, cultivation of tea landing materials, cultivation and primary conversion of leaves of green tea, and also production and turnover of tea products.

Article 5. The directions of state policy in the field of tea growing

The main directions of state policy in the field of tea growing consist of stimulation of investing activities and cooperation, expansion leasing and agroservices, improvement of quality and increase in export of tea products, protection of the domestic market, and also improvement of social security and preserving ecological equilibrium in regions where tea is grown up.

Article 6. Tasks of the state in the field of tea growing

6.0. Tasks of the state in the field of tea growing the following:

6.0.1. adopt regulatory legal acts on regulation of measures for the organization of tea growing, cultivation of tea landing materials, production, turnover and improvement of quality of tea products;

6.0.2. study, predict the market of tea products, develop and perform target state programs on development of industry;

6.0.3. stimulate on the basis of target programs of cultivation of tea plantations on lands, suitable for tea, recovery of the existing tea plantations, cultivation of tea landing materials, improvements of scientific ensuring tea growing, increase in export and improvement of quality of tea products;

6.0.4. exercise the state control of the minimum quality and turnover of tea products;

6.0.5. perform other tasks established by the legislation.

Chapter II. State support of development of tea growing

Article 7. State program of development of tea growing

7.1. The state program of development of tea growing provides use of lands, suitable for tea, to destination, cultivation of new tea plantations, recovery of the existing tea plantations, cultivation of tea saplings and cultivation of tea landing materials, reconstruction and development of irrigation systems in zone of tea growing and other sites of infrastructure of production, improvement of scientific ensuring tea growing, increase in production and quality of tea products, increase in export, and also determination of sources of financing for implementation of these works and action for investment attraction in tea growing industry.

7.2. Develops the state program on development of tea growing and the relevant organ of the executive authority provides its implementation.

Article 8. Tea growing development stimulation

8.1. For the purpose of ensuring development of tea growing in the Azerbaijan Republic target state policy in the field of cultivation of new tea plantations, cultivation of tea landing materials, productions of leaves of green tea and tea products, and also improvement of scientific ensuring tea growing is performed.

8.2. Conditions for acceleration of activities of network of credit unions in tea growing zone are created.

8.3. For the purpose of stimulation of producers of tea products and ensuring protection of the domestic market the need of the population for tea products is determined and its consumption is predicted.

8.4. For import of the equipment, machines and mechanisms, the auxiliary materials used in production of tea products the differentiated customs duties are applied.

Article 9. Financial provision of development of tea growing

9.1. Financial provision of development of tea growing is created due to assignments of the government budget, including means of the body (structure) established by relevant organ of the executive authority, and also investments, grants and other sources.

9.2. For the purpose of interest of investors in financing of the projects performed in the field of tea growing development, the state creates advantageous economic and legal conditions for their activities.

9.3. Provide to the companies for tea conversion which build long-term cooperation communications with producers of tea landing materials and leaves of green tea them with resources and buy their products, the privilege in case of receipt of purpose-oriented loans is granted.

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