Discover the latest figures for the Bourgogne wines markets published in November 2014).
12-11-2013 | The 2013 vintage: Prodigious Bourgogne
After the challenges thrown at them in 2012, Bourgogne winemakers were hoping for a peaceful 2013. But capricious Mother Nature had other ideas...
We knew in October 2012 there would not be a lot of 2012 Vintage.
One year after, we are sure there will be precious Bourgogne wine... find out the details.
A huge project to organize wine tourism in Bourgogne with a main entrance in Beaune and several gateways in the differents regions in Bourgogne.
The Bourgogne region offers a range of wine tourism activities that is as diverse as its appellations. And the different initiatives coming from winegrowers, the BIVB, regional authorities and tourism professionals is increasing.
18-11-2013 | Coteaux Bourguignons: an AOC to be discovered
Created in 2011 (the first vintage to be bottled), the Coteaux Bourguignons appellation has its roots in four departments of Greater Bourgogne.
Gateway to the range of Bourgogne wines, it is available in three colors : white, red and rosé. Either a single varietal or blended wine - the latter being more frequent -Coteaux Bourguignons wines are gradually finding their audience since going on sale in May 2012.
18-11-2013 | Next Grands Jours de Bourgogne : 17 to 21 March 2014
Discover what journalists and wine business will find for the next edition!
18-10-2013 | A New Director for the Ecole des vins de Bourgogne
In early September, Brigitte Houdeline officially took over the reins of the École des Vins de Bourgogne, the teaching arm of the Bourgogne Wine Board (BIVB). She takes over from Jean-Charles Servant who has retired after 31 years working in the service of Bourgogne wines.
19-09-2013 | 6 new Official Bourgogne Wines Instructors
Within the framework of our accreditation program, led jointly by the Bourgogne Wine Board (BIVB) and the École des Vins de Bourgogne, six new Official Bourgogne Wines Instructors have just been approved.
10-06-2013 | Bourgogne wines market data: Hong Kong
Hong Kong is the eighth biggest market for Bourgogne wines. Bourgogne wines exports represented 1.2 million bottles worth 28 million euros of which by volume:
► Still white wines: 44%
► Still red wines: 55%
► Crémant de Bourgogne: 1%
21-05-2013 | Bourgogne wines market data: USA
USA is the leading market by value for Bourgogne wines.
Exports of Bourgogne wines saw significant growth in 2012 compared to 2011:
► up 5.9% by value
► up 3.5 % by volume.
01-03-2013 | Bourgogne wines market data : Norway
New record in sales of Bourgogne wines to VINMONOPOLET : 48;6 million euros.
+ 4.7% in terms of volume 2012/2011 - +5.9% in value
01-03-2013 | Bourgogne wines market data : Sweden
Bourgogne wines continue to gain share : 21.4 million euros in 2012. They reached their best level ever in 2012 with a growth up 18 % in terms of volume and up 22% in value compared to 2011.
22-11-2012 | The 2011 Vintage in Bourgogne
Thanks to some unusual weather conditions - which could be becoming the norm, given what happened in 2012 - the 2011 vintage is characterized by some delicious aromas and flavors. These are wines to be enjoyed relatively young.
07-06-2012 | Japan : record imports of Burgundy wines in 2011
In 2011, Japan was the 3rd largest importer of Burgundy wines by volume (ahead of Belgium), with some 10% of bottles exported. It is also Burgundy’s 3rd export market by value with 13% of revenues. Japan could take 2nd place by value from the UK in 2012.
Since 2010, Burgundy wines have enjoyed a tremendous rebound in South Korea, after their momentum was halted by the international crisis.