Top 10 wine brands 2016

26th July, 2016 by Lucy Shaw

9: Great Wall

Brand owner : China Foods Limited
Head office : F11, Tower A, Cofco Plaza, 8 Jianguomennei Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100005
Tel : +86 10 8500 6688
Website : greatwallwine.com.cn
Senior manager : Shu Yu
Product range : Varietal range, Château Sungod, Terroir Wine, Star Grade
Volume 2014 : 7.2m 9l cases
Volume 2015 : 7.8m 9l cases
Change : +8%

Alongside Changyu, Great Wall dominates domestic production in China with 100 wines in its portfolio and 2015 value sales of 2 billion yuan. It has recently expanded to incorporate Great Wall wines made in other parts of the world, from France and Australia to Chile.

Based in Shacheng in Hebei province in northern China, Great Wall was founded in 1983 and is a subsidiary of state-owned China Foods Limited. Its main office is situated at the foot of the Great Wall of China next to Guanting Lake.

With vineyard holdings in Shandong province, the company makes red, white, rosé, sweet, sparkling and fortified wines, which it sells at home and in 20 export markets including the UK, US, France and Germany. Its top Cabernet costs in the region of £50. A Great Wall wine was served to Barack Obama and Hu Jintao….

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One Response to “Top 10 wine brands 2016”

  1. To Olivia Moser:

    Hi,

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