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Trade Groups Warn Of Job Losses If Imported Wine, Spirits Tariffs Move Forward

U.S. trade groups including the Distilled Spirits Council, Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America, The Wine Institute, and others are urging the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) not to impose tariffs on European Union spirits, wine, and non-alcoholic beer, all of which are included on a preliminary list of products targeted by the U.S. in its dispute with the E.U. over aircraft subsidies. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 6, 2019

Scotch And Irish Whiskies Added To U.S. Tariff Targets

The number of imported drinks categories in the crosshairs of U.S. tariff threats keeps proliferating. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 3, 2019

News Briefs for June 11, 2019

•Diageo is set to open the Dublin-based Roe & Co Irish Whiskey distillery to visitors beginning June 21. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 11, 2019

Wine Spectator: Trade War Is Hurting U.S. Wineries

American wine, beer, and spirits producers are worried. Trade disputes between the U.S. and China, Mexico, and the European Union are all impacting their businesses. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 7, 2019

Whisky Advocate: China Prepares To Wage War On American Whiskey

Tucked among a list of 106 U.S. products—including global commodities like corn and soybeans, passenger vehicles, frozen animal heads, and cryptic-sounding chemicals—the sight of “whiskies” surely caused hearts to sink across Kentucky. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 5, 2018