According to the National Wine Agency, 119 thousand tons of grapes have been processed since the start of the harvest in Kakheti region, as of 6 October 12. Revenues from the sale of the crop reached GEL 81 million.
As of October 5, more than 118 thousand tons of grapes have been processed in the region of Kakheti, with revenues from the sale of the crop amounting to GEL 80 million. On October 4, in total 4,346 tons were processed daily indicating that the grapes processing in Kakheti is still actively underway. Soon Racha-Lechkhumi will join the harvest.
At the moment, 62 thousand tons of Rkatsiteli were processed, 41.2 thousand tons of Saperavi, 2.8 thousand tons of Kakhetian green and 12.3 thousand tons of other grapes. In Kakheti the grape processing by municipalities is as follows: Gurjaani – 39.7 thousand tons, Telavi – 27,8 thousand tons, Kvareli – 21.4 thousand tons, Sagarejo – 8,4 thousand tons, Signagi – 7,8 thousand tons, Lagodekhi – 7,8 thousand tons, Akhmeta – 4,2 thousand tons, and Dedoplistskaro – 2,2 thousand tons.