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From the 3rd to the 5th of May 2016, Consorzio Piemonte Land will be taking part in the LONDON WINE FAIR, the international wine fire held at Kensington Olympia in London. This year will be the 36th edition of the fair, which competes with Prowein for the title of best wine fair for Northern Europe and is dedicated to professionals: in 2015, it recorded over 12 thousand admissions, comprising importers, traders, agents, restaurateurs and wine shop owners. Info: www.londonwinefair.com
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The Piedmont team is getting ready for Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair, the event to be staged in Hong Kong from November 7 to 9. The trip will be organised by the Piemonte Land of Perfection super consortium, formed to harmonise the promotional strategies of the region’s main wine consortia (Asti, Barolo Barbaresco Alba Langhe e Roero, Brachetto d’Acqui, Barbera d’Asti Vini Monferrato, Gavi) and producers’ associations (Produttori Moscato and Vignaioli Piemontesi). Thirteen wineries will take part in the trip to recreate a mini Piedmont in 5th Pavilion (Area B).

The wineries are:  
Piedmont in numbers v  20,000 wineries v  45,000 hectares of vineyards v  2,400,000 hectolitres of wine produced in 2012   60% of the wine produced in Piedmont is earmarked for foreign markets:  
  • 66 million bottles of Asti (81% of total production)
  • 20 million bottles of Moscato d’Asti (78% of total production)
  • 8 million bottles of Barolo (65% of total production)
  • 2.5 million bottles of Barbaresco (55% of total production)
  • 10 million bottles of Barbera d’Asti (40% of total production)
  • 8 million bottles of Gavi (70% of total production)
  • 5 million bottles of Brachetto d’Acqui (30% of total production)