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Exports 2016

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Champagne exports in 2016 were worth 2.62 billion euros,
equivalent to 32 Airbuses!

Growth in the period 1970-2016

In 2015, bottles shipped outside France totalled 148,08 million bottles

Export distribution by market

Percentage by country

In 2016, the United Kingdom accounted for 21,1% of exports, equivalent to 31,2 million bottles

Growth of exports to world’s top 10 markets

United Kingdom

Exports to the United Kingdom in 2016: 31,2 million bottles

United States

Exports to the United States in 2016: 21,8 million bottles

Germany

Exports to Germany in 2016: 12,5 million bottles

Japan

Exports to Japan in 2016: 10,9 million bottles

Belgium

Exports to Belgium in 2016: 8,3 million bottles

Australia

Exports to Australia in 2016: 7,4 million bottles

Italy

Exports to Italy in 2016: 6,6 million bottles

Switzerland

Exports to Switzerland in 2016: 5,7 million bottles

Spain

Exports to Spain in 2016: 4,0 million bottles

Netherlands

Exports to the Netherlands in 2016 : 2.4 million bottles

Other world countries

Country 1970-1979 1980-1989 1990-1999 2000-2004 2005-2009 2010-2014 2015 2016
Sweden 0.3 0.5 0.6 0.9 1.8 2.4 2.9 3.0
Canada 1.7 1 1.3 1.1 1.3 1.6 1.9 2.2
Arab Emirates 0.1 0.15 0.2 0.3 0.9 1.5 1.9 1.9
China . . . . 0.6 1.5 1.3 1.3
Russia . . . . 0.8 1.3 1.1 1.3
Singapore 0.1 0.8 0.5 0.7 1 1.4 1.3 1.3
Austria 0.4 0.5 0.8 0.7 0.9 1.2 1.2 1.3
Denmark 0.8 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.9 1 1.4 1.4
Mexico 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.9 1.2 1.6
Brazil 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.6 1 0.8 0.6
On-board provisions . . . . 1.3 1.1 1 0.9
Finland . . . . 0.5 0.8 1 1
Norway . . . . 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.7
Luxembourg 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.6
Portugal 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5
South Africa . . . . 0.4 0.5 0.7 0.9
Ireland 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.4 0.4 0.5
Taiwan . . . . 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.5
Greece . . . . 0.5 0.2 0.3 0.4
Turkey . 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1
Cameroon 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2
Other countries 0.5 1.25 3.08 6.7 8.8 11.36 10.7 16.6
Total 4.2 5.9 9.2 12.9 21.6 25.4 37.1 30.6

Source CIVC March 2016

These export figures were declared by Champagne Growers and Houses and take no account of volumes re-exported by buyers in the countries of delivery.