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New Zealand Exports To U.S. Market Hit Record High

With the U.S. market’s thirst for New Zealand wines continuing to surge, New Zealand’s total wine exports hit a record high of NZ$1.66 billion ($1.2b) in the 12 months through June on 6% growth, according to the New Zealand Winegrowers trade group. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 12, 2017

New Zealand Wine Nears 5 Million Cases In U.S. Market

New Zealand wine’s U.S. volume has exploded over the past five years, with bottled shipments at almost 4.7 million cases in 2016, according to Impact Databank—an increase of nearly 2 million cases since 2012. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 13, 2017

New Zealand Wine’s Hot Streak Continues In 2016 With Double-Digit Volume, Value Growth

Following an eight-year run during which its sales essentially tripled, New Zealand wine continues its rapid rise in the U.S. market. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 31, 2016

Impact Databank: New Zealand Wines On Fire

With U.S. imports of New Zealand wine up 14% to 6.5 million nine-liter cases in 2015, five of the category’s most dynamic franchises earned Impact “Hot Brand” honors. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 28, 2016

U.S. Now Largest Export Market For New Zealand Wines

On the strength of strong premium-level growth, the U.S. has become the largest export market by value for New Zealand wines, overtaking Australia. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 17, 2015

Wine Spectator: New Zealand’s Yealands Wine Group Sells Majority Share for $60 Million

Marlborough Lines, a New Zealand electricity company, is investing $60 million in Yealands Wine Group, one of the country’s largest wine producers, purchasing an 80% stake. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 9, 2015

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