Georgia

Georgian wine exports hit 30 year high

Georgia’s wine exports in 2017 reached their highest level for 30 years, with 76.7 million bottles of wine worth about US$170 million shipped to 53 countries, the Georgian National Wine Agency has announced.

China and Georgia’s FTA to take effect on 1 Jan next year

The Free Trade Agreement between China and Georgia will officially take effect on 1 January 2018, which means Georgian wines destined to China will soon enjoy zero tariff, China's Ministry of Commerce has announced.

Georgia in pictures

dbHK's Natalie Wang just visited the ancient winemaking country, Georgia,last week, and rounded up some pictorial highlights from her immersive trip to explore various indigenous grape varieties, its qveri winemaking and its delicious traditional food.

Evidence of oldest wine in human history discovered

The oldest evidence ever found of wine made using grapes has been discovered in Georgia. Some 8,000 years old it confirms that mankind’s relationship with wine is several centuries older than previously thought.

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