exports attain 24.5 million euros

Wines from the Dão demarcated area proceed to face out from the nationwide wine scene and recorded the very best enhance in wine exports throughout the nation final 12 months.

They grew 18.2% in turnover on the exterior market, a worth a lot increased than the 1.52% progress in Portuguese wines as an entire.

In response to information revealed by the Nationwide Institute of Statistics, concerning the Exterior Market, between January and December 2022 in comparison with the identical interval in 2021, wines from the Demarcated Area of Dão exported to 80 international locations and confirmed an general progress of 1.3% in quantity, 18.2% in worth and 16.6% in common liter worth.

Within the final 12 months, Dão wines earned greater than 24.5 million euros with gross sales overseas, with Canada, Germany, the USA of America, Belgium and Brazil as the primary locations. Additionally noteworthy is the extraordinary efficiency in the UK and Spain, which grew by 133% and 27% in quantity, respectively.

Within the Euro zone, Dão rises 5% in quantity and eight.7% in common worth, whereas third international locations obtain progress of 21% in turnover and 22% within the euro worth per litre, representing 64% of gross sales on the international market .

Territory filled with potential

“The excellence and high quality of our wines proceed to be extremely acknowledged each nationally and internationally, which naturally makes us very proud. Now we have been conquering an increasing number of markets and specialists, proving that Dão is a territory filled with potential, aggressive and differentiating”, says the President of the Dão Regional Wine Fee (CVR), Arlindo Cunha.

“These gross sales figures on the international market are one other vital step in our progress as a reference wine area, one thing that we wish to preserve, consolidate and solidify sooner or later”, he concluded.

The Regional Wine Fee (CVR) of Dão is the entity that represents the pursuits of the financial brokers concerned within the manufacturing and commercialization of wines (or different wine merchandise) which have the Denomination of Managed Origin (DOC) Dão.