Australian winemakers squeezed by Chinese tariffs leave tonnes of grapes to rot

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Australian winemakers squeezed by Chinese tariffs leave tonnes of grapes to rot

China-Australia relations: tariffs drive ‘exceptionally challenging’ environment for Australian wine exporters

  • Australian wine exports decreased by 26 per cent in value to A$2.05 billion (US$1.5 billion) and 13 per cent in volume to 628 million litres in the year ended March
  • Exports by value, excluding mainland China, were strong at A$129 million, but did not come close to offsetting the loss of A$844 million in the world’s No 2 economy

Australian winemakers squeezed by Chinese tariffs leave tonnes of grapes to rot

01:55

Australian winemakers squeezed by Chinese tariffs leave tonnes of grapes to rot

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