New virtual platform to connect and promote Australian wine to the world
Last updated 01 Feb 2021

Wine Australia will launch an always-on, 24/7 virtual platform called Australian Wine Connect this March to bring the global wine community together to experience and explore Australia’s thrilling wine scene.

A good time to discover Australian wine with updated education program
Last updated 30 Apr 2020

Wine Australia’s free, comprehensive education program Australian Wine Discovered (AWD) has been refreshed and 25 topics are now available online with additional resources, updated commentary and advanced notes.

Wine export figures positive but full COVID impact yet to come
Last updated 16 Apr 2020

The value of Australian wine exports continued to grow in the 12 months to 31 March 2020, but Wine Australia reports that the full impact of COVID-19 on exports is still to come.

Strong demand leads to tight Australian wine supplies
Last updated 12 Feb 2020

Total wine sales exceeded production for the second year in a row, indicating a tightening of supply and contributing to increased value for the sector, according to Wine Australia’s Wine Production Sales and Inventory report 2019 released today. 

Average value of bottled exports reaches new record
Last updated 05 Feb 2020

Exceptional growth in demand for Australian fine wine saw the total value of Australian wine exports grow by 3 per cent to $2.91 billion in the 12 months to December 2019.

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More than 1000 attend Australia Trade Tasting 2020
Last updated 31 Jan 2020

London and Edinburgh were abuzz this month with more than 1000 people flowing through the doors of Wine Australia’s annual Australia Trade Tasting across the two cities.

United Kingdom – market update
Last updated 31 Jul 2019

The United Kingdom (UK) is the third largest importer of wine in the world and is the biggest destination for Australian wine exports by volume. 

‘Brexit’ update - July 2019
Last updated 09 Jul 2019

In the January edition of Exporter News, we discussed potential labelling changes that would be needed for wine sent either to the United Kingdom (UK) and/or the remaining European Union (EU) members once the UK left the EU.

‘Brexit’ update – April 2019
Last updated 03 Apr 2019

In our last Exporter News, we provided advice on how to indicate the details of the importer on a wine label once the United Kingdom (UK) has departed from the European Union (EU).

ATT brings the excitement of Australian wine to UK and Ireland
Last updated 22 Mar 2019

Mid-winter in Australia is not usually associated with the vibrancy and excitement of the wine season at its full height – our vines are dormant, preparing spring and a fresh vintage in the summer.

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Poland – a growing wine market
Last updated 06 Oct 2020

In last week’s bulletin, we examined South Korea, a wine market ranked as the second most attractive in the world, according to the Global Compass 2020 published by Wine Intelligence. This week we delve into another growing market, Poland.

High off-trade consumption in UK grows demand for Australian wine
Last updated 15 Sep 2020

In a reversal of recent trends, in 2019–20 Europe became the growth centre for Australian wine exports. The destination market behind this growth is Australian wine’s number one export market by volume – the United Kingdom.

How COVID-19 has impacted wine in Germany, the Netherlands and Sweden
Last updated 16 Jun 2020

Europe is an important destination for the Australian wine category. In the 12 months ended May 2020, 330 million litres valued at $600 million free on board (FOB) was exported to Europe. More than 100 million litres of Australian wine valued at $230 million was shipped to European destinations outside of the United Kingdom.

How COVID-19 has changed the UK wine market
Last updated 29 Apr 2020

COVID-19 has seen rapid introduction of measures to protect the health and wellbeing of communities and it is natural that the way that we operate our businesses in this environment has changed. This week, our Market Bulletin takes a look at the changes to Australia’s top wine export market by volume – the United Kingdom (UK).

How Australian wine is performing in Europe
Last updated 19 Mar 2019

More Australian wine is exported to Europe than to any other continent. In 2018, almost 40 million cases of Australian wine were shipped to Europe compared with 26 million cases to North America and 24 million cases to Asia.

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