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Wine Production in the UK: Market Research Report

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Wine Production Market Research Report | SIC C11.020 | Nov 2014

A sparkling performance: International recognition gives operators reason to cheer

IBISWorld’s Wine Production market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
£76m
Annual Growth 10-15
4.3%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Profit
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Employment
910
Businesses
132
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Although wine has been produced in the United Kingdom since the Roman conquest, wine making has been little more than a hobby during modern times. During the past decade, however, the attainment of a number of major international awards caused the world to take notice of English wine. Wine is mostly produced in the South and South East of England and is mainly sparkling. During the past five years, the industry has enjoyed robust growth, underpinned by rising domestic and international interest in English wine. Warmer than average weather for much of the past decade improved grape yields and wine quality, helping winemakers produce sparkling wines to rival those on the continent. Interest in UK-produced sparkling wine has also been helped by rising demand for quality food and wine... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

Barriers to entry in the Wine Production industry are moderate. Capital requirements for land, infrastructure and equipment are relatively steep. Setting up a new vineyard is costly, with new grape-growers expected to spend about £25,000 per hectare on planting, trellising, preparation and drainage. Building a winery of decent size is estimated to cost a further £250,000. Specialist skills and equipment need to be imported from more traditional wine-producing countries.

A number of new producers have entered the industry in recent years. Barriers to entry are higher for new entrants aiming to become major winemakers... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Wine Production Industry?

Participants in this industry produce wine from grapes. Grapes are either purchased or grown and harvested on the estate. Products include still and sparkling wine of red and white varieties. Brandy is not included in the industry.

Industry Products
Sparkling wineStill white wineStill red and rose wine
 
Industry Activities
Producing wineBlending and fining wineCrushing and fermenting wine grapesBottling wine


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