New records set at ProWein 2017

  • 週四, 23 三月 2017 13:18
Director of ProWein, Marius Berlemann, described this year’s show as “sensational” after record numbers of visitors and exhibitors were reported.


(Photo: ProWein)

An unprecedented 6,500 exhibitors from more than 60 nations attended ProWein this year in Düsseldorf, Germany. Representing all of the world’s significant winegrowing regions and also featuring 300 speciality spirits, half of the exhibitors came from strongholds Italy and France.

A total of 58,500 trade visitors from 130 different countries came to ProWein this year, up on last year’s figures of 55,700 from 126 nations. Organisers also reported ‘high numbers of managers,’ with two-thirds of all attendees described as ‘top decision-makers.’

ProWein also displayed its business credentials with just below 60% of trade visitors conducting deals during the fair or planning to do so afterwards. In addition, half of attendees found new suppliers.

Commenting on this year’s event, Hans Werner Reinhard, managing director of Messe Düsseldorf, said “ProWein is an incredibly intensive trade fair. For three days very concentrated and effective business goes on here. Visitors particularly included key players – important importers and representatives from large international commercial chains. Again this year the sector showed how strong and capable it is.

“An extremely high number of orders were placed and a great deal of new business ideas were discussed.”


Jancis Robinson MW (Photo: ProWein)

In addition to the record visitor and exhibitor figures recorded, ‘special focal points’ such as the Champagne Lounge, Organic World, the Tasting Area by Mundus Vini and the fizzz Lounge proved successful. The “SAME but different” show, consisting of around 500 tastings and events held at exhibitors’ stands or in the ProWein Forum also attracted large numbers, with wine critic Jancis Robinson presenting her ProWein favourites.

Pop star Sting and his wife Trudie Styler added a touch of glamour to the occasion, presenting their Il Palagio range and launching the Il Palagio Tasting Tour.

ProWein’s new Business Report, a collaboration with Geisenheim University, debuted at this year’s fair. It was based on a poll of around 1,500 wine producers, retailers, wholesalers, importers/exporters and hospitality workers from 46 different countries and provides information on international wine markets, marketing trends and the development of wine sales channels. Organisers hope that it will prove to be “an annual barometer of trends” in the industry.


Sting and his wife Trudie Styler (Photo: ProWein)

ProWein now travels east, with ProWine Asia taking place from 8 to 11 April. Marius Berlemann, global head of wine and spirits and director of ProWein added, “The sensational final result of ProWein 2017 in Düsseldorf gives us another considerable boost for our satellite events in China and Asia.

“This once again underlines what we stand for: for professionalism and concentrated business.”

Next year’s ProWein will be held in Düsseldorf from 18 to 20 March 2018.

Read 239 times Last modified on 週四, 23 三月 2017 13:37
  • 田北辰賀辭
    田北辰賀辭 賀辭 - 香港酒業總商會周年慶典暨香港特別行政區成立二十週年慶祝晚宴 香港特別行政區立法會議員田北辰先生 /           …
  • 賀辭 - 香港酒業總商會周年慶典暨香港特別行政區成立二十週年慶祝晚宴
     
  • 香港酒業總商會周年慶典晚宴
    香港酒業總商會周年慶典晚宴 香港酒業總商會謹訂於22/06/2017假萬豪酒店宴會廳,舉行香港酒業總商會周年慶典暨香港特別行政區成立二十週年慶祝晚宴。 過去一年,我們努力探索,默默耕耘,希望與你一起數算走過的腳步和足印,現誠邀閣下蒞臨參加晚宴, 分享喜悅。 香港酒業總商會周年慶典晚宴 地點 :香港金鐘道88號香港JW萬豪酒店宴會廳Salon 5-6 日期 :二零一七年六月二十二日 (星期四)…
  • 蘇錦樑賀辭
    蘇錦樑賀辭 賀 香港酒業總商會周年慶典暨香港特別行政區成立二十週年慶祝晚宴 香港特別行政區商務及經濟發展局局長蘇錦樑先生 /             …

▇ 專題介紹

  • 香港酒業總商會周年慶典晚宴 +

    香港酒業總商會謹訂於22/06/2017假萬豪酒店宴會廳,舉行香港酒業總商會周年慶典暨香港特別行政區成立二十週年慶祝晚宴。 過去一年,我們努力探索,默默耕耘,希望與你一起數算走過的腳步和足印,現誠邀閣下蒞臨參加晚宴, 分享喜悅。 香港酒業總商會周年慶典晚宴 地點 Read More
  • 賀辭 - 香港酒業總商會周年慶典暨香港特別行政區成立二十週年慶祝晚宴 +

  • 香港葡萄酒通關徵稅便利措施 +

    本總商會收到香港海關“葡萄酒通關徵稅便利措施” 有關資料。以電子形式預先向內地海關申報葡萄酒付運,有利於香港葡萄酒出口商更多便利措施,為香港備案出口商提供內地的即時清關優惠。希望會員關注和踴躍參與。 本總商會也會將有關通知和資料轉發給每位會員。   香港酒業總商會 Read More
  • 1

▇ 認識我們的團隊 ( Meet Our Team)

  • 1.jpg
  • 2.jpg
  • 3.JPG
  • 4.jpg
  • 7.JPG
  • 8.png
  • 8a.jpg
  • 9.JPG
  • 10.jpg
  • 11.jpg
  • 12.jpg
  • 13.png
  • 14.JPG
  • 15.JPG
  • 16.JPG
  • 17.JPG
  • 18.jpg
  • 19.JPG
  • 20.JPG
  • 20a.jpg
  • 21.jpg
  • 21a.jpg
  • 22a.jpg
  • 23a.jpg
  • 24a.jpg
  • 25a.jpg
  • 26a.jpg
  • 27a.jpg
  • 28a.jpg
  • 29a.jpg
  • 30a.jpg
  • 31a.JPG
  • 32a.jpg
  • 33.jpg
  • 34.jpg