Planet Rhône

Le journal des vins de la Vallée du Rhône

Rhône Fast Facts

Rhône Fun Facts

  • - 400 million bottles of Rhône Valley AOC wines sold around the world in 2012-2013.
  • - 159 countries around the world consumed Rhône Valley wines in 2013.
  • - Every 13 seconds, a bottle of Rhône Valley AOC wine is enjoyed somewhere in the world.
  • - 2.5 million hl harvested in 2013.
  • - 2013 was the first year that Rhône Valley AOC wine exports exceeded the 1-million hectoliter level
Rhône Valley wines in the US market :
  • - In the US, Rhône Valley wines increased by 66% in 5 years in volume.
  • - The U.S. is the No.1 export market for Rhône Valley AOC wines, representing a value of 85.7 million euros (19%).
  • - Rhône Valley wines represent 20% market share within French AOC.
  • - The Rhône Valley is among the top five regions mentioned in spontaneous questioning by U.S. Trade professionals (Wine Opinions research, 2012).
  • - Rhône Valley wines are well-perceived by both consumers and wine professionals in terms of wine quality for $10-$20 category.


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