According to the data of September 2, 5.5 thousand tons of different grapes have been processed in Kakheti region.
Georgia ranked 17th in the updated ranking of the largest wine exporters compiled by the American Association of Wine Economists (AAWE).
There are already 70 wine producing companies registered at the vintage HQ, which will be involved in various stages of the vintage process.
In order to control the quality of Georgian wine and alcoholic beverages, in July of the current year, the National Wine Agency implemented 20 inspection controls in alcoholic beverage factories.
During the past seven months of 2019, 47.2 ml. bottles (0,75l) of wine has been exported to 47 countries worldwide, that is 4% higher than the similar data of 2018.
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.