News of the bulk spirits and alcohols sector

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Check out the most relevant news and highlights in the current economic situation of the international market for alcohols and spirits in bulk. Do not miss the latest trends.
May 25, 2014

The Spanish bulk wine industry lives hard days and requires new business strategies that would enable it to cope with the threats posed by the slowdown in demand in countries -until now emerging – such as China and Russia, or the competence of the South American wines (where there are also big stocks) and wines enriched with sugar. And on top of that, there is […]

May 20, 2014

Against the initial predictions of the National Institute of Viticulture (INV), who informed that Argentina would have one of the five lowest harvests of the last thirty years, when it has not yet finished the current harvest has already produced 25.7 million quintals, which represents a prediction error of 22.7% that is sure to be even greater. The […]

January 19, 2014

Spanish Agriculture Minister Arias Cañete said that cava reaches about 30% of PDO wines exported (with Designation of Origin). In addition, he noted that in 2012, foreign trade of wine and grape (also bulk wine) had a positive balance of 2,600 million euros. He has also taken advantage to explain the initiatives undertaken by his Department for the wine […]

November 17, 2013

Pau Roca, official representative of the Spanish Wine Federation, reports that a hundred containers of wine from Europe are “standing” in Sanghai due to “technical barriers”. Some of them belong to Spanish companies. Last Tuesday, 12th of November, during the execution of the Adhesion Protocol (ACEVIN ) to the European program “Wine in Moderation” , the […]

October 21, 2013 team will attend on 25th and 26th of November the World Bulk Wine, the most important bulk wine expo in Europe, held every year in Amsterdam. The World Bulk Wine Exhibition supports quality bulk wine Over 170 wineries from around the world will gather at this year’s meeting of the V edition of the World Bulk Wine, […]

September 12, 2013

France, Italy and Spain according to the latest forecast will be around 44 million hectoliters in grape juice and wines. This amount could be overcome by Spain. After storms suffered in France, there is an estimate of harvest for the French conglomerate, but experts say there is a buzz, due to weather conditions that have adversely […]

August 29, 2013

José María Fresneda (ASAJA general secretary) supports this data, adding further that is 10% more than the usual harvest, although notes that “it will not be a harvest grossly exaggerated” (awesome news for the bulk wine market). In this line, Blanca Corroto, notes that the harvest “is delayed about 10 or 15 days“. On the other hand Mr. Fresneda […]

August 1, 2013

Continuing the Chinese response to the duty on solar panels, China continues with the commercial fight against European countries, especially with those most involved in worldwide trade. When a country fixes repressive measures to the import of a given product, even though with a protector objective, the damaged countries (those which export that particular product) […]

June 15, 2013

Following France, Spain is the main supplier of wine for the Chinese market; the wine of higher quality are well accepted. According to OEMV, during the first trimester of this year 9,7 million of liters were for China. With a conversion of 178 million of yuans (2.2 million of euros). It should be emphasized that, […]

June 13, 2013

García-Legaz, Secretary of State for External Trade, points out that “limitations by interpretations that don´t correspond with international law”, in response to Chinese government intention to investigate the European Union´s imports, in reply of imposed duties. Jaime García-Legaz, ensure that “he is going to be in charge of the all initiatives to defend the rights […]

June 11, 2013

In the Southern Hemisphere, the new year starts totally different than old-timers; these is because of South Africa and New Zealand have declined their exports of sparkling wine; in contrast, in United States an increased is seen, followed by Australia. It should be pointed out that the bottled product is gain ground in front of […]