Changyu to sell wines from its Australian vineyards in June

China’s biggest domestic winery, Yantai Changyu Pioneers, will start selling wines made from its recently purchased Australian winery as early as June this year.

China’s wine production down for 5th year

China's wine production dropped for the fifth year in a row to a new low of 10 million hectolitres in 2017, down by 5.25% from 2016's 11.37 million hectolitres.

Premium drinks sales rise in China’s Guangdong in 2017

China’s southern Guangdong province, bordering Hong Kong and Macau, consumed RMB 58.1 billion (US$9.2 billion) worth of alcoholic beverages last year, mainly driven by high-end drinks, while lower end consumption continues to drop.

Staff accused of stealing US$10m worth of booze in China

Employees at a Chinese wine and spirits importing company have been accused of stealing wines and spirits worth RMB 67 million (US$10.56 million), making it possibly the biggest alcoholic beverage theft in recent history in mainland China.

Moutai to surpass Diageo?

February 23rd, 2017

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