Global Champagne Shipments for 2016
Here is the list of the top markets for 2016, along with some findings:
- Champagne exports continues to progress, especially outside Europe;
- Consumers are diversifying their tastes and turning to Rosé Champagne and Prestige Cuvées – Rosé Champagne grew (+8,6% in vol) and Prestige Cuvées grew (+4,7%);
- 2016 is the second record year (4.71 billion euros) after 2015 (4.74 billion euros); and
- Many countries confirm their status as growth drivers: (+ 9.4% Canada), United States (+ 6.3%), (+12% Mexico), (+ 15.1% in South Africa), (+ 25.4% in New Zealand), and (+ 14.2% in South Korea).