Among the main varieties, only Malbec and red blends increased in volume.
In 2015, the amount of bottled wine brands rose to 2,681, a growth of 88 compared with 2014.
In 2015, out of the top 10 destinations, 7 grew in volume and value. The United Kingdom grew the most (+255.6 thousand boxes), United States (+156 thousand cases), China (+94.8 thousand cases) and Mexico (+77.2 thousand cases).
In 2015, bottled wine came to $722.9m with market share at 77%.
In December, Argentina’s wine industry exported 28.1 million litres valued at $70.6m.
In 2015, total wines and must exports came to $933.6m and amounted to 359.8 million litres.
The Argentine wine business is looking forward to 2016 with high expectations. Beyond the variations in circumstances which the new year could bring and the change of government, wineries are still focused on seducing more consumers with their wines and researching other view points or working on old lines...
2015 was a difficult year for Argentine wine. The industry went through what was one of the worst cyclical stages of the last two decades: Prices fixed in dollars, rising costs due to inflation and in terms of the climate, the resurgence of the El Niño phenomenon. Winery owners and producers, however,...
La Quebrada de Humahuaca, located in the province of Jujuy in Argentina, is a long, narrow, barren mountain valley with an asymmetrical profile that forms a natural corridor of about 170km in a north-south direction. In the extreme south is the town of Bárcena, 38km north of San Salvador de Jujuy, and at its northernmost...
There is talk of parcels and divisions within vineyards that do not follow the carefully constructed rows. Wineries are using small tanks and eggs and displaying them like trophies. And high-end wines are being released in such abundance, they could fill a private cellar. Everything seems to indicate...
The quest for colder climates, where fresher tasting wines are to be found has led the Argentine wine industry deep into the mountains.
How far do you need to climb to reach the cooler terroirs? That seems to be the question that sparkling wine producers are asking themselves today. We talk about mental and climatic limits which challenge the production of sparkling wines in Argentina, but we also speak of a long history that has a new association...
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