The export of wine from Georgia rising: who is leading in the supply
For seven months Georgia exported 45,4 million bottles of wine in 50 countries amounting to 107.8 million dollars
TBILISI, 7 Aug — Sputnik. Russia continues to lead the import of Georgian wine — in January-July 2018 28.6 million bottles of wine were exported to Russia, which is 20% more than in the same period of 2017.
Since the beginning of 2018, Georgia exported 45.4 million bottles of wine, which is 19% more than in January-July last year, according to communication of the National wine Agency of the Ministry of environment and agriculture of Georgia.
During this period, Georgia exported wine to 50 countries in the world in the amount of 107.8 million dollars, which is 28% more than in January-July 2017.
At the same time, Georgia has exported 9.9 million bottles (0.5 liters) of brandy since the beginning of 2018, which is 20% more than in January-July 2017.
During this period, brandy was exported from Georgia to 20 countries in the amount of up to $ 20 million – 7% more than in January-July 2017.
Since the beginning of the year, chacha exports grew by 114% – 219.5 thousand bottles (0.5 liters) of chacha were exported from Georgia in January-July, in the amount of 638.5 thousand dollars – an increase of 126%. Exports were made to 24 countries.
In General, in January-July of this year, revenues from the export of brandy, wine, chacha, wine materials, brandy and alcohol for brandy amounted to 173.3 million dollars, which is 21% more than the same period in 2017.