Australian wine Industry
Australia is the 6th largest wine producer and 11th highest per capita consumption of wine. Know about the statistics of Australian wine industry such as no of wineries, wine-regions, grape variety most widely grown in Australia, total wine grape crush by region and wine exports.
Here is a quick summary of the Australian wine industry -
1.Total wine production in Australia is 1.37 billion liters
2. Shiraz is most widely grown grape variety in area totaling ~40,000 ha
3. South Australia has the highest grape crush among all the wine regions of Australia
4. Australian wine has the highest exports to China accounting to 33% of all the total exports
(Figures from Wine Australia of year- 2017)