Online Bulk Wine & Grape Pricing Index Update [July 07, 2017]

The chart below illustrates pricing data for the 15 most represented varietals in respect to online listing count from 11/01/16 until 6/30/17  parsed by vintage. Note: -Prices are a weighted average Price-per-Gallon figure; Listing Quantity was used as the weighting mechanism -Blended-vintage bulk wine listings were ignored -Listings that contained pricing data but lacked a listed quantity were assigned 100 …

Industry News Update | 6-29-17

FDA Begins Winery Inspections FDA Surprise Inspections – How to Prepare & What to Expect Wineries, both big and small, along the Pacific Northwest have received unexpected visits from the FDA inspecting for compliance with the Food Safety Modernization Act. These surprise visits are likely to happen more frequently for wineries that have failed to register with the FDA. Below …

Industry News Update | 6-22-17

Global Market Report, June 2017, by Ciatti Global Wine & Grape Brokers Weather and Brexit Uncertainties Hold European Prices Firm The UK political climate, depreciated currency, and increasing excise duties leave the state of the UK supermarkets unclear. The state of the UK and European markets will be clearer after the June 18-21 conference on Brexit at Vinexpo in Bordeaux. …

Online Grape Pricing Index Update [June 09, 2017]

The charts below illustrate pricing data for the 15 most represented varietals in respect to online listing count from 2/01/17 until 6/09/17. The chart directly below shows average pricing by varietal month-over-month; and the chart below that illustrates average grape pricing parsed by AVA. Note: -Prices are a weighted average Price-per-Ton figure; Listing Quantity was used as the weighting mechanism …

Online Bulk Wine Pricing Index Update [May 23, 2017]

The charts below illustrate pricing data for the 15 most represented varietals in respect to online listing count from 11/01/16 until 5/22/17. The chart directly below shows average pricing by varietal parsed by vintage, and the chart below that further shows the pricing data parsed by AVA. Note: -Prices are a weighted average Price-per-Gallon figure; Listing Quantity was used as …

Industry News Update | 5-18-17

Global Market Report, May2017, by Ciatti Global Wine & Grape Brokers Europe Hit by Late April Frosts Most growing regions in France and many in Spain and Italy will sustain losses. The effect on harvests is too soon to be determined, but, considering low harvests in Argentina and Chile, will likely firm up global prices. Regional Competition Moves Global Many …

Industry News Update | 5-12-17

How Trump Administration’s Proposed USDA Cuts Could Harm America’s Multibillion-Dollar Wine Industry USDA budget cuts could impact U.S. wine exports Though grape growers aren’t supported by federal subsidies, US wine makers could still be effected by potential cuts to the USDA. Reductions in the Market Access Program (MAP), aimed to promote products in export markets, could affect the $114 billion …

Online Bulk Wine Pricing Index Update [April 20, 2017]

The charts below illustrate pricing data for the 15 most represented varietals in respect to online listing count from 11/01/16 until 4/20/17. The chart directly below shows average pricing by varietal, and the chart below that additionally shows varietal parsed by vintage. Note: -Prices are a weighted average Price-per-Gallon figure; Listing Quantity was used as the weighting mechanism -Blended-vintage bulk …

Industry News Update | 4-17-17

Global Market Report, April 2017, by Ciatti Global Wine & Grape Brokers Highlights From ProWein 2017 ProWein 2017 experienced a record number of participants—6,500 exhibitors & 58,500 visitors from 130 countries. Below are some key takeaways from Ciatti’s participation at the show: The global wine market feels in balance—Although certain markets are experiencing harsh weather and low yields, global production …

Industry News Update | 4-10-17

Global Market Report, March 2017, by Ciatti Global Wine & Grape Brokers Buyer’s Market Despite previous predictions of a global bulk wine shortage, it is currently a buyer’s market. Prices are fluctuating and buyers are only sourcing their immediate needs until harvests. Apart from Argentina and Chile, global supply provides good opportunities for buyers to source their needs competitively. Argentina …