Winetitles winetitles.com.au 22 Jul, 2021 04:15 am

UK exports strong in wake of China tariffs

UK exports strong in wake of China tariffs

56 billion, compared with the previous financial year, while export volume declined by 5% to 695 million litres (77 million 9-litre case equivalents), according to Wine Australia’s latest Export Report.96 billion and increased by 6% in volume to 643 million litres.United States of America Exports to the US declined 7% in value to $400 million and by 8% in volume to 127 million litres (14 million 9-litre case equivalents).96 billion and volume decreased by 17% to 271 million litres (30 million 9-litre case equivalents).

Unpackaged wine exports increased by 11% in value to $577 million and increased 5% in volume to 417 million litres (46 million 9-litre case equivalents).Wine Australia general manager corporate affairs and regulation Rachel Triggs said the key factors in the declines were the downturn in exports to mainland China following the imposition of tariffs and the cumulative effects of three consecutive lower vintages in 2018, 2019 and 2020 which meant there was less wine available to export.

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