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Bulking Up & Some Stars

Friday, May 31, 2019

Good morning! As you read this I will be in Yantai China at the inaugural, World Bulk Wine Exhibition Asia (WBWEA), presenting a tasting of Australian wines. This event has developed out of the WBWE which is held in Amsterdam in late November each year for the last ten years. It is the major forum for global bulk wine trading. Read More...

CHINA BLUES

Friday, February 08, 2019

The Australian wine industry has always seemed to be mono-focused. When we first started to export seriously it was the UK, then the USA, and more recently/now, China. The question now is: Is it time to find another country to focus on? I think so! For the last five years I have been suggesting that we should be looking much more closely at the rest of Asia (other than India), so that we don’t have too many eggs in the one Asian basket, so to speak. Read More...