Sales of South African wine are booming in China, having grown 63% last year over the previous year.
After a tough decade for the Australian wine industry, wine exports are booming.
In an ongoing effort to reduce the number of counterfeit wines in Mainland China, Shenzhen’s quarantine authority has taken action to combat fraudsters.
A large sample of overseas wine trade and consumers interviewed recently have expressed confidence in the quality and reliability of Australian wine.
Australian wine has made a lasting impression on wine palates in North America with an impressive showing at the recent 36th Vancouver International Wine Festival (VIWF).
South Australia was the standout state in terms of trade growth in 2013-14, according to a new government report.
Wine Australia in association with the Australian Embassy in Mexico, Australian Trade Commission and Wine Spoor, last month hosted the single biggest tasting of Australian wine in Mexico.
A lift in demand for premium wines has helped boost Australia's wine exports for the first time since 2007.
Australian winemakers are predicting significant growth in wine sales to China following the removal of tariffs.
With economic conditions now relatively favourable for exporting, more Australian companies are looking overseas to grow their businesses.