International wine exhibition “Wine and Gourmet Japan 2017” was held in Tokyo, where 14 Georgian wine companies were represented with the support of the National Wine Agency and Georgian Embassy in Japan.
„Wine and Gourmet Japan“ is considered as one of the most important exhibitions in Asia. In 2016, the exhibition was visited by more than 75 thousand guests.
Within the exhibition a seminar-degustation “Georgia – 8 thousand vintages” was held, which was led by the head of marketing and PR department of National Wine Agency Irakli Cholobargia.
According to him, Japan was identified as one of the most potentially growing Georgian wine export destinations in 2014 and it is developing every year since. The exhibition was also attended by the Ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of Georgia to Japan, Levan Tsintsadze.