Market analysis

Decline is accelerating for China’s wine and spirits imports in the January-August period, sending worrying signs to the country’s drinks trade that has been pummelled by the onslaught of the country’s strict covid restrictions, supply chain price hikes and logistics nightmares for almost 3 years. Read More
In one of its grimmer estimates, Liv-ex warned that with China’s sagging economic growth and political uncertainties, its allure for global wine merchants has dimmed and the country “will not be riding to the rescue of the global wine trade in difficult times ahead”. Read More
China’s millennials and Gen Z who wield “considerable purchasing power” are reshaping China’s multi-billion wine market, as they become the main drinking force behind expanding country’s overall wine market size and per capita consumption in the next five years. Read More