China

Chinese demand for South African wine continues to rise

Perfect Wines of South Africa, a brand formed in 2013 between L’Huguenot Vineyards and Chinese distributor Yangzhou Perfect China, has announced that it now accounts for 25% of all South African wine sold in China.

US-China call trade war truce but existing tariffs still remain

China and the US have agreed to pause the ongoing tit-for-tat trade war for the next three months to negotiate deals to help ease tensions, offering temporary relief for the market, but the existing punitive tariffs are still in place for the time being.

Industry report warns of smaller profits from wine sales in China

A joint report by the China Alcoholic Drinks Association (CADA) and a Chinese research firm has warned of smaller profit margins for merchants in the wine industry as the country's economic growth slows, coupled with uncertainties over the ongoing US-China trade war.

Wine, beer to benefit from China’s cross-border e-commerce push

Chinese consumers will soon be able to buy more imported beer and sparkling wine through e-commerce platforms, as China introduces an expanded list of tariff-free goods to boost cross-border imports.

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