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October has arrived but the Northern Hemisphere harvest picture still lacks clarity due to a patchy performance in Europe and a lag in California’s growing season by up to four weeks. What have we been hearing?

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More than 200 violations of regulations and laws were found during controls by the Carabinieri anti-fraud unit.

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The German Wine Institute (DWI) forecasts a harvest yield of 8.8m hectolitres in Germany, which is close to an average crop. The quality is expected to be good.

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On the occasion of the 120th anniversary of the Meininger publishing house, we highlight the development of German viticulture since 1903.

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The EU Commission reports a wine harvest 6% lower than in 2022, while the French Ministry of Agriculture's third harvest forecast expects levels above its five-year average.

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In the first half of 2023, the UK loses its position as the leading bulk wine importer. Smaller countries and Australia surprised.

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The CEOs of Spanish wine giants Félix Solís and García Carrión have been summoned to court.

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A Chinese multimillionaire and entrepreneur is being charged with using state subsidies to acquire 25 Bordeaux châteaux.

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On November 20th and 21st, the World Bulk Wine Exhibition will be held in Amsterdam. Tickets are available for both exhibitors and visitors. At the conference, industry leaders will discuss hot topics.

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Slowing exports are leading to high inventories. Can falling inflation rates boost consumption?

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After just one year, the Artémis Group is parting ways with Champagne Henriot. A new owner has already been found.

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The Champagne company Fleur de Miraval is launching its second rosé Champagne, Petite Fleur.

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The family-owned company Piccini1882 has acquired a significant stake in the Prosecco producer Vinicola Cide.

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An objection to the mandatory dry requirement for Alsace Riesling has now been formally submitted within the prescribed timeframe.

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The industry association InterLoire has filled the position of General Director.

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