Market Size


EU has been and remains the largest producer, importer and exporter of wine in the world with 16,450 million liters produced in 2009. The US is the second largest producer of wine in the world with over 2,676 million liters produced in 2009. EU and US are also the largest wine importers in the world with 1,300 million liters and 750 million liter imported annually. Below table represents amount of wine produced, imported and exported in the US and EU in millions of liters.


  2007 2008 2009
  Volume [Ml] Volume [Ml] Volume [Ml]
Total US Import 812.63 825.00 750.75
Import from EU 476.50 461.20 423.10
Imports from Australia   123.75  
       
US production 2,413.85 2,345.76 2,676.60
Total US Wine Exports 454.93 490.87 417.90
       
EU Imports 1,300.00 1,253.50 1,299.30
Imports from US 222.40 209.50 203.80
Imports from Australia 364.00 314.50 321.50
Imports from Chile 289.80 278.40 295.20
Imports from S. Africa 232.00 269.40 296.80
       
EU production   16,860.00 16,450.00
EU Export 1,846.10 1,760.90 1,626.10
       
Total World Production   28,390.00  
Total World Export   9,540.00  

*Values in million liters