June 19, 2017

California Wine Exports Up 78% Over Past Decade

US wine exports, 90% from California, reached US$1.62bn in winery revenues in 2016, a new record. Despite challenges from a strong dollar, winery revenues were up 1% from 2015. Volume was 412.7 million litres or 45.9 million cases. “California wine exports have grown 78% by…
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June 18, 2017

Key Facts – French Wine

FRANCE’S RICH WINE HERITAGE France had 800,000 hectares of vines in production in 2015, with almost 448,000 hectares of this given over to producing certified protected designations (appellations d’origine protégée – AOPs). Wine growing makes up 15% of France’s agricultural revenues while accounting for only…
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