China has overtaken the US as the biggest wine export market for Chilean wineries in terms of value, show new figures.
See charts based on Comité Champagne data to show which country drank the most in 2016.
Bruno Baudry, the CEO of leading China-based wine importer ASC Fine Wines, is to step down at the end of this month, citing ‘personal reasons’.
See our graphic and report on how much food, wine and Champagne will be consumed at this year's Academy Awards.
Winemaker Gérard Colin, an early pioneer for Chinese wine, died at the age of 75, on 9th February.
New figures show that China imported more wine by volume and value in 2016 versus 2015, with France and Australia leading the way.
Decanter spoke exclusively to Italian wine trade body representatives, importers, producers and local experts, to find out the effect of the Alibaba festival on Italian wines in the Chinese market.
Penfolds owner Treasury Wine Estates has won a high court battle against a trademark squatter claiming ownership to a widely understood Chinese translation of the Australian wine brand's name - but the dispute doesn't end there.
A new device that claims to soften tannins in young wine by exposing the juice to ultraviolet light could also help increase the number of wines available for vegans, according to winemakers taking part in early trials.
Chinese online wine and spirits shop 1919.cn and two other investors are set to invest five million RMB to establish a new company specialising in purchasing imported wines, announced the company last week.