Tuesday, January 14, 2014

World Wine Facts

Some Wine Facts

According to Wines & Vines, the value of wine sold worldwide is now more than $100 billion.

There are over 800 wine regions in the world, with more than 60 wine producing countries in the world.

The six major wine importers into the United States:

1.       Italy 30.5%

2.       France 22%

3.       Australia 15.6%

4.       Argentina 6.6%

5.       Chile 6.3%

6.       Spain 6.2%

These six countries account for over 87% of the total wines imported into the U.S.

The top 10 producers of wine in the world:

1.       France

2.       Italy

3.       Spain

4.       United States

5.       Argentina

6.       Australia

7.       China

8.       Chile

9.       South Africa

10.   Germany

Over 50% of all wine production in the world is from Italy, France, Spain and the U.S.

 

Drink Up!

 

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