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Friday 19 December 2014

Rabobank

Global wine production set to drop

Wine grape production is set to decline across nearly every major wine producing region in the world in 2014, according to analysts at Rabobank.

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Scotch trade warned of independence risks

Rabobank has issued a stark warning to Scotch whisky makers highlighting the negative impact independence could have on the industry.

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Italian sparkling exports to UK jump 40%

Exports of Italian sparkling wine to the UK leapt by 40.2% in 2013, strengthening its status as the UK’s fizz of choice.

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Africa hailed as new beer frontier

Rapid economic development, growing populations and rising wages will propel Africa to become the world’s next fastest growing market for beer, according to a recent report.

Monday, March 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Whyte & Mackay for sale at expected £450m

India’s United Spirits has hired a trio of banks to oversee the sale of its Scotch whisky company Whyte & Mackay, which is expected to fetch up to £450m.

Thursday, February 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Sunny 2014 forecast for UK wine market

A report from Rabobank predicts a brighter 2014 for the UK wine market as it highlighted a number of key opportunities that suppliers should target.

Monday, February 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Brazil’s thirst for wine slows

Declining economic growth rates, high levels of inflation and protectionist threats are hampering sales of imported wine in Brazil.

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013 No Comments »

Supply shortages demand structural change

A new report has called on the global drinks industry to adapt its raw material sourcing strategies in order to survive an impending global supply shortage.

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 No Comments »

Champagne’s future markets: #10 Africa

One can’t help but feel sometimes that a little too much attention and excitement is falling on those new kids on the block, the oft-referenced markets of Brazil, Russia, India and China.

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013 No Comments »

Rabobank points out “hidden gem markets”

Rabobank has reminded the trade not to ignore emerging markets such as Nigeria and Mexico as attention becomes increasingly fixed on the Far East.

Friday, November 23rd, 2012 No Comments »

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