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Tariffs Take A Toll On Imported Wine Shipments, But Retail Growth Stays Strong

Tariffs and pandemic-related disruptions caused imported table wine shipments to fall 8% during the first half of 2020, down to 46.8 million 9-liter cases, according to recent data from the U.S. Commerce Department. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 21, 2020

News Alert: USTR Holds E.U. Wine And Spirits Tariffs In Place At Current Rates

The United States Trade Representative has announced that it will not escalate the current tariffs on single malt Scotch, single malt whiskey from Northern Ireland, and liqueurs and cordials from the U.K, Germany, Ireland, Italy, and Spain, or wines from France, Spain, Germany, and the U.K. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 12, 2020

Bipartisan Group Of Senators Call For Ending Tariffs On E.U. Wines And Spirits

With another key USTR decision on tariffs approaching, a bipartisan coalition of U.S. senators is urging the removal of existing tariffs on food, wine, and spirits from the European Union. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 11, 2020

DISCUS Urges Industry Comments Ahead Of USTR’s Tariff Decision

With another round of tariffs on E.U. wines and spirits being considered by the U.S., trade groups are asking industry members to submit comments on the proposal to the U.S. Trade Representative’s (USTR) site ahead of the July 26 deadline. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 22, 2020

USTR Holds Off On Threatened Champagne Tariffs In Tech Tax Dispute

The United States Trade Representative (USTR) has refrained from placing Champagne and other French sparkling wines on a list of goods to be targeted with tariffs in retaliation for France’s digital services tax, which affects American tech giants. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 14, 2020

Wine Spectator: Tariffs On European Wines Never Went Away

The Covid-19 pandemic may have impacted large portions of American life in recent months, but it didn’t pause the tariffs the Trump administration imposed on many European wines last year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 25, 2020

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