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Monday 28 July 2014

Rabobank

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 »

Wine stocks at lowest point of past decade

Global wine stocks are at their lowest point of the past decade, according to Rabobank’s latest Wine Quarterly Q2 report.

Thursday, July 12th, 2012 2 Comments »

Building wine brands in China is complex and costly

The conditions for building international wine brands in China aren’t as propitious as many think, according to Rabobank’s Marc Soccio.

Thursday, June 7th, 2012 1 Comment »

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