Wine Industry News

Keep up to date with what is happening with this years grape crop, developments here at Eurosud France and other wine industry news.

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2012 harvest results:
- 2013-01-15 10:01:59

Early July, we got the first official forecast for the French harvest. They were around 46.7 million hectolitres.

“Latest figures for France…
- 2012-10-11 15:04:15

According to the crop forecast drawn up on the first of October, France would produce 40.609000 hectolitres of wine in 2012

Jérôme Despey: “unfortunately, again, these weather events and nature are going to regulate our supplies!”
- 2012-09-24 14:55:07

Jérôme Despey, president of the council specialised in wine from France AgriMer, confirmed that the estimated harvest will be low in France for 2012.

The country wines opposed to the end of aid for enrichment
- 2012-09-20 09:18:38

During its congress on 21st June in Bastia (Upper Corsica), the French country wines confederation asserted the need to re-establish a measure of fairness between the wine areas allowed to chaptalize and the ones using rectified concentrated musts (MCR)

Champagne: the harvest will present some challenges
- 2012-09-16 17:38:05

Champagne has again been affected by hail and heavy rain these last few months, like many neighbouring communes.

Harvest: the producers fear a poor harvest
- 2012-09-13 16:27:03

this year’s harvest might wait until beginning of October to give its grapes

The 2012 harvest will be late and less abundant
- 2012-09-06 17:41:59

the 2012 harvest should be less abundant in the French wine areas than last year and it will be late

Languedoc: the stocks are a source of concern…
- 2012-09-06 16:54:47

In April 2012, the bulk wine sales were indeed 5% lower than the sales from last year.

News from the South hemisphere
- 2012-08-08 21:53:36

FranceAgriMer used this update on the crops forecasts in France to introduce a balance sheet about the harvest brought in in the south hemisphere.

FranceAgriMer reviews the crop potential downwards
- 2012-07-26 14:56:42

According to the recent estimates from FranceAgriMer, the French wine production is expected to reach 46.489 million hectolitres in 2012

2012 Harvest in Languedoc-Roussillon:
- 2012-07-09 15:22:16

According to the first estimates, the wine production in Languedoc-Roussillon for the 2012 crop would amount to 12.9 million hectolitres

2012 crop forecasts for France:
- 2012-07-09 15:15:24

The 2012 wine grapes harvest would amount to 46.7 million hl (Mhl) on July 1st, which is a smaller grape harvest than the one in 2011 (- 8%) according to the first estimates from the Ministry for Agriculture.

2012 grape harvest in Burgundy:
- 2012-06-11 16:32:27

In the Chablis area in Burgundy, the grape harvest should start around the 25th September.

Montmartre 2012 – The grape harvest festival:
- 2012-06-10 22:00:00

The unique Paris grape harvest festival (la Fête des Vendanges) is held on the Montmartre hill each year and it is a major event in Paris.

SIAL 2012 - Food Exhibition - 21 to 25 October
- 2012-06-07 08:11:46

The world’s no.1 food exhibition will take place in Paris, from 21 to 25 October 2012