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Azerbaijan May Double Wine Exports in 2018

Azerbaijan may increase wine exports twice by the end of 2018, Chairman of the Azerbaijan Wine Producers and Exporters Association Elchin Madatov told Trend July 19. “The export of Azerbaijani wine products exceeded $4 million in the first half of 2018, which is 80 percent more than in the same …

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Georgia Among Booking.com’s Best Wine Destinations

Booking.com writes about 6 wonderful and lesser-known “wine direction”, one of which is Georgia. “The vineyards in Georgia are from the Neolithic period and are characterized by the unique production method, this method is still actively used and the grapes are kept in Qvevri,” the article reads. The article also …

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Government To Suspend State Subsidization of vintage in Kakheti

This year Government will suspend state subsidization of vintage in Kakheti Region. Georgian Agriculture Minister Levan Davitashvili said that the government will show new mechanisms for the 2017 vintage because of current situation in winemaking field. Government started subsidizing grapes in 2013.    

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Meeting With the Representatives of Wine Sector Held

The minister of Environment Protection and Agriculture of Georgia Levan Davitashvili discussed the organizational issues of vintage 2018 and the ongoing wine sector ownership reform at the meeting with the representatives of wine industry. According to the minister, the last year’s approach, when the state was no longer involved in …

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Major Winemaking Companies Facing Quality Problems

Several days ago businessman Mamuka Khazaradze made comments about Georgian wine quality issues  and stressed that Georgian wines should not be sold for the same price as Borjomi. In his interview for the Anaklia magazine, he explains that Georgian wines should regain their obvious quality. «We should restore the quality …

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Wine Agency to Spend over 0.5 million GEL on Georgian Wine Popularization

Georgian National Wine Agency requests the right to carry out 560 000 GEL direct purchase operation under simplified procedures with the aim to popularize Georgian wines. According to the wine agency plan, a lot of events will be held in Georgia and 15 other countries, including tasting, competitions, conferences, exhibitions …

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Japan Simplifies Import Procedures for Georgian Wine

By the decision of the Japanese government, 4 Georgian laboratories have been added to the list of foreign laboratories registered in Japan, which will significantly simplify the procedures for Georgian wine export in Japan. Prior to this decision, the Japanese customs used to check and certify Georgian wine, which was …

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Japan Market is the Most Attractive for Georgian Wines

Japan Market is the Most Attractive for Georgian Wines

Wine export keeps growing trend. However, 38.2 million bottles are exported in 48 countries within 6 months (5m/2018 – 31.5 million), which is 21% more comparing to the same period of 2017 (5m/2018; 5m/2017 +27%). The revenues are grown by 28% up to 90.3 million USD (5m/2018 – 75.5 USD; …

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Vaziani Winery Buys Vineyards by Bank of Georgia Credit

Vaziani Winery will implement a major project with the financial support of Bank of Georgia. The company has bought vineyards and vineyard lands of about 120 hectares between the villages of Gremi and Eniseli, in the Kindzmarauli Zone, Kakheti Region, thanks to Bank of Georgia credit. The mentioned vineyards basically …

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National Wine Agency Disapproves 93 Wines for Exports

National Wine Agency has disapproved 93 wine varieties of 2 439 ones for exports. The mentioned varieties failed to meet various standards in the tasting process and therefore, they were banned to enter exports markets, the agency officials told BM.GE. We remind you that, under amendments to the Law on …

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Badagoni Wine Receives Four Gold Medals in Poland

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Badagoni, Georgian wine company received four gold medals at once at the Wine Competition GALICJA VITIS 2018 held in Poland. At the International Wine Competition GALICJA VITIS 2018 held in Poland, Badagoni wines have been awarded with 4 gold medals! “Kakhetian Noble” and “Alaverdi Tradition” have been honoured to receive Grand …

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Visit and learn what the Wine Yard N1 offers you in Kakheti

Visit and learn what the Wine Yard N1 offers you in Kakheti

Winemaking, culinary, local folklore, family farming – If you are looking for a similar location, you should visit Wine Yard N1. It is a touristic place in Kakheti, which combines family type Marani (Georgian wine cellar) of three generations, house and yard. The main intention of the touristic object, which …

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