European Union - EU Wine Policy Report 2016

European Union

Report Highlights: The EU remains the world's largest wine producer despite lower production levels in 2016 compared to 2015. U.S. exporters should be aware that specific wine labeling rules set out in the EU's Single Common Market Organization regulation 1308/2013 are supplemented by the EU's general labeling rules set out in the "Food Information to Consumers" regulation 1169/2011. This report provides an overview of policy developments and EU legislation on wine.

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