Lucrative Harvest is Expected - Minister Discusses Upcoming Vintage with Wine Sector Representatives
Minister of Environment Protection and Agriculture of Georgia Levan Davitashvili and Chairman of the National Wine Agency Levan Mekhuzla met with representatives of wine industry and discussed vintage 2019 organizational issues.
In order to diversify Georgian wine export markets, Georgian wine presentation was held for local premium-class restaurants and wine purchasers in Hong Kong.
Baia Abuladze at 25, has made The Forbes Top 30 Under 30 list, whilst aiming to make a change in the world.
In the first half of 2019, 40,5 mil. bottles (0,75l) of wine has been exported to 44 countries worldwide, that is 6% higher than the similar data of 2018. Exported wine income amounted to 98mil.USD, that is 9% higher than the data of 2018.
In the first half of 2019, Georgia exported 40 million mln bottles (0.75 l) of wine to the world's 44 countries which is 6% more than in the same period of 2018.
The American Association of Wine Economists (AAWE) has published a report on Georgian wine exports. According to AAWE, the 2006 Russian embargo inspired Georgian winemakers to seek new exports markets.