In 2017, Moldova sold 14 million decaliters of wine worth $ 125 million.
This was announced by the director of the National Bureau of Grapes and Wine (NBGW), Gheorghe Arpentin, during the discussion of the situation in the wine sector of the country at a meeting of the parliamentary commission on agriculture and food industry. He noted that at the same time, 45% of the total volume of wine sold was exported to the EU countries, 20% - to the CIS countries, and 17% - to China. It was stressed that the wine reserves in the wineries during the last 5 years have been declining, and 65% of the NBGW's expenditures go to promote the export of wine products. In 2017 Moldovan ...