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20 09, 2018

2018 RESULTS

2018-09-20T09:37:17+00:00 September 20th, 2018|Asian Wine & Spirits News|

THE 2018 EDITION OF THE SILKROUTE AWARDS MEDALS TO WINES FROM ASIAN COUNTRIES The results of the 2nd competition dedicated exclusively to Asian wine which took place in the city of Yinchuan, Ningxia autonomous region, on September 14, 2018, have been released. Three [...]

25 05, 2018

China: The market for wine continues to grow, but production capacity should not be overestimated

2018-05-25T11:44:05+00:00 May 25th, 2018|Asian Wine & Spirits News|

At this year’s Concours Mondial de Bruxelles, held in Beijing from May 10 to 13, professor Demei Li from the University of Agriculture in Beijing presented an overview of production, imports and the market for wine in China. Ranked amongst the ten most influential wine [...]

15 05, 2018

PRECISION MARKETING KEY TO SUCCESS IN CHINA

2018-05-17T09:24:46+00:00 May 15th, 2018|Asian Wine & Spirits News, Media Coverage of the Silk Route|

Extremely rapid growth in China’s vineyard acreage has taken the global wine industry by surprise in recent years. However, according to Professor Demei Li, associate professor of wine tasting and oenology at the Beijing Agricultural College, China is first and foremost a consumer country offering [...]

19 04, 2018

In China hat ein neues Weinzeitalter begonnen

2018-05-17T09:24:46+00:00 April 19th, 2018|Media Coverage of the Silk Route|

Von Liliane Turmes und Romain Batya: China, einer der größten Weinproduzenten der Welt, hat in punkto Qualität und internationaler Anerkennung zugelegt. Nach einer aufschlussreichen Reise in das Umland von Yinchuan, der einzigen Grossstadt der aufstrebenden Weinregion Ningxia, einem autonomen Territorium der Volksrepublik China direkt an der Grenze zur [...]

11 10, 2017

On the road: How China is stepping up the quality of its wines

2018-05-17T09:24:47+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Asian Wine & Spirits News, Media Coverage of the Silk Route|

By Victor Smart - Unlike many wineries in Ningxia, Silver Heights does not have antiquities and faux medieval halls to pull in the tourists. Instead it relies on the exquisite quality of a small range of wines, among the finest of more than eighty that [...]

11 10, 2017

Asian Wine and Spirits 2016: Post-Event Report

2018-05-17T09:24:47+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Media Coverage of the Silk Route|

Asia is not only a vast region, it is also extremely diverse in terms of climate, topography, culture and customs. Over the centuries, this diversity has given rise to a multi-faceted drinks industry, accounting for a large share of global production and consumption. Within [...]

19 09, 2017

6ème édition de «l’International Wine Expo of Helan Mountain’s East Foothill »

2018-05-17T09:24:47+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Asian Wine & Spirits News|

La région viticole de Ningxia, en Chine, invitait des membres du jury du Concours Mondial de Bruxelles du 27 au 29/08 à la sixième édition de «l’International Wine Expo of Helan Mountain’s East Foothill », dans la ville de Yinchuan. Compte-rendu. Ningxia est sans conteste la [...]

5 06, 2017

DO NATIVE GRAPE VARIETIES HOLD THE KEY TO THE FUTURE OF THE CHINESE WINE INDUSTRY?

2018-05-17T09:24:48+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Asian Wine & Spirits News|

The obvious choice for a nascent modern wine industry is to opt for the play safe, internationally renowned grape varieties, particularly in a country where wine knowledge is also in its infancy. But as consumer tastes mature and greater international presence is secured, native cultivars can become a worthwhile USP. Jicheng Zhan, [...]

29 05, 2017

ASIA : RISING DOMESTIC CONSUMPTION SPURS NEW INTEREST IN LOCAL PRODUCTION

2018-05-17T09:24:48+00:00 May 29th, 2017|Asian Wine & Spirits News|

With wine consumption in Asia outstripping the pace of growth elsewhere in the world, the potential to develop a local wine industry is compelling. Sumedh Singh Mandla, the current chair of the Asian Wine Producers Association, presented the new face of Asian wines. Read the complete Article (pdf) [...]

26 05, 2017

HOW SPIRITS PLAY A SIGNIFICANT ROLE IN THE PHILIPPINE ECONOMY

2018-05-17T09:24:49+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Asian Wine & Spirits News|

Company president Olivia Limpe-Aw’s presentation highlighted how the Philippines oldest distillery, Destileria Limtuaco & Co, has been successful in developing world-class tropica-linspired growth. She also spoke about how use of fruits and agricultural produce is commonplace in the Philippines. Read the complete Article (pdf)