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Wine Production in the UK: Market Research Report

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Wine Production Market Research Report | SIC C11.020 | Oct 2013

Raise your glass: Demand increases as local wine gives sparkling performance

IBISWorld’s Wine Production market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
£79m
Annual Growth 09-14
7.9%
Annual Growth 14-19
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Profit
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Employment
899
Businesses
129
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, a number of major international awards caused the world to taken notice of British 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 British 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 - Industry Investment Chapter

The industry displays a high level of capital intensity. In 2013-14, the capital to labour ratio is estimated to be 1:3.25, indicating that wine producers require £3.3 worth of labour for every £1.0 of capital invested. Capital requirements for land, infrastructure and equipment in the industry are relatively steep. Setting up a new vineyard is costly, with new grape growers estimated to spend £25,000.0 per hectare on planting, trellising, preparation and drainage. Building a decent size winery is estimated to cost a further £250,000.0. However, labour costs in the industry are not as high. Winemaking requires only a few skilled staff as grape-growing uses low-paid, casual workers... 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 and fortified wines such as port and vermouth. 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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