The Dominican market for wine is estimated at US$14 million. Some of the major forces driving demand are the strong tourism and increasing consumption by new consumers. The current market share for U.S. wine is estimated at 12%. Major competitors are Spain, Chile, France, and Argentina. Wine consumption is only 3% of total consumption for alcoholic beverages, which was estimated at over 500 million liters in 2008.
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