Navigation Links
India is Uncorking Its Wine Market: Expert

Making its debut at the Spanish Wine Fair (Fenavin) here, India has said it would welcome imports of Spanish wines and collaborations in production if a strong element of "price sensitivity" was introduced.

"However, price sensitivity does not necessarily mean selling the cheapest wine," Subhash Arora, president of the Delhi Wine Club, told delegates at the three-day fair Wednesday.

India already has a well developed domestic industry that also exports the commodity, he cautioned, adding, however, that there was scope for good brands of wine in the niche market.

The best way to come to India would be by entering into partnerships in trade and production. French, Italians, Australians and Germans were already making their presence felt in the country, Arora said.

While India regularly participates in Vinexpo at Bordeaux, France, Vinitaly at Verona, Italy, Prowein at Dusseldorf, Germany, and the London Wine Fair in Britain, its participation in Fenavin is a first.

Arora also elaborated on what he called "the Indian paradox", where millions drink despite religious and social taboos. Consumption of hard liquor was high - 120 million cases of whisky, vodka and other drinks and 105 million cases of beer every year.

"Add 200 million cases of country liquor and a sizable number that is unaccounted for, and 500 million cases of liquor are annually consumed. This is the Indian paradox," he said.

At the same time, wine, treated as part of food in the West, was shunned because of its alcohol content. Even so, 170,000 cases were consumed every year and the market had grown by 40 percent last year.

"You can vote at the age of 18. Girls can even get married at the age of 18. Yet the legal drinking age is 25. This is also part of the Indian paradox," he said.

"Our finance minister and commerce minister are both connoisseurs of fine wine. The minister of agr
'"/>




Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Is Diabetes the Leading Cause of Kidney Failure in India
2. AIDS Disaster in India is Imminent
3. Indian Prime Minister has successful Knee Replacement Surgery
4. International community warns India on HIV situation
5. India takes on foot-and-mouth disease by vaccinating animals
6. Development of AIDS vaccine -- Chiron Corp in talks with four Indian cos
7. India to benefit from pharma companies move
8. Healthcare sector is now a multi billion-dollar industry in India
9. The World Bank funds private Hospital in India
10. Parke-Davis (India) runs into rough weather – Court orders attachment of asset
11. Indian Doctor granted US patent on organ regeneration
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: India Uncorking Its Wine Market Expert

(Date:1/22/2015)... Angelweddingdress is a famous wedding dress company offering many ... it on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest. The fans will have ... a lottery every week. , Moreover, the company has extended ... Angelweddingdress homepage for more information. , Angelweddingdress ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... AngelWeddingDress, the premier women’s dress supplier, has ... View website of AngelWeddingDress.com to find more ... dresses online for a bridal party. AngelWeddingDress offers a ... them. Its maternity wedding dresses are specially designed for ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Juvent Sports ... at the 2015 PGA Merchandise Show to bestow a ... incredible female amateur golfer, Arlene McKitrick. The award commemorated ... amateur golf tournament win. She won her first amateur ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... January 22, 2015 Thousand of GranuFlo ... Care recalled its GranuFlo and NaturaLyte dialysis concentrates continue ... in U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts, Bernstein Liebhard ... the Court has remanded a case filed by the ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... over 20 years, Dr. David Cruz of Cruz Chiropractic Care ... just about every type of injury that can result from car ... twenty-plus years, the team at Doctors on Liens has ... doctor. With the combined breadth of experience between the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Angelweddingdress Invites Its Customers To Follow It On Facebook, Twitter, And Pinterest 2Health News:AngelWeddingDress Has Recently Released Its Collection Of 2015 Maternity Wedding Dresses 2Health News:All-Time Leading Female Amateur Golfer Arlene McKitrick Receives Juvent Sports Achievement Award at 2015 PGA Show 2Health News:All-Time Leading Female Amateur Golfer Arlene McKitrick Receives Juvent Sports Achievement Award at 2015 PGA Show 3Health News:Court Overseeing Federal GranuFlo Lawsuits Remands Louisiana Claim Back to State Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Court Overseeing Federal GranuFlo Lawsuits Remands Louisiana Claim Back to State Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Court Overseeing Federal GranuFlo Lawsuits Remands Louisiana Claim Back to State Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Industry Leading Chiropractor in Oceanside Joins the Doctors on Liens Network 2
... have received grants from the California Institute for Regenerative ... treating diabetes and brain tumors. The intent of ... applications to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration within ... The two grants, awarded to collaborative scientific teams, total ...
... statins protect heart during infection , THURSDAY, Oct. 29 (HealthDay ... also help prevent death from severe flu, a new study ... evidence suggests that statins -- which include medicines such as ... infections. Whether they help with flu, however, has been more ...
... Oct. 29 Abbott (NYSE: ABT ) announced ... Improvement Award for environmental excellence. It is the ... efforts to safeguard the environment and integrate sustainability initiatives ... Illinois are an important part of our broader work ...
... WASHINGTON, Oct. 29 Bread for the World President Rev. ... Africa and Global Health to make ending hunger, child and ... an empowered, distinct development voice their top priorities. , ... this morning during a hearing in Congress. He said that ...
... therapies, which claim to use subtle energy to stimulate ... reducing the intensity of pain in a number of ... behaviors in dementia, over and above what standard treatments ... Shamini Jain, from the UCLA Division of Cancer Prevention ...
... 29 VIA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: VIAP ... of compounds for the treatment of cardiovascular and ... Senior Vice President Research & Development will present ... Disease", and will discuss the Company,s cardio-metabolic product ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:UCSF diabetes, brain tumor stem cell grants to drive development of therapies 2Health News:UCSF diabetes, brain tumor stem cell grants to drive development of therapies 3Health News:UCSF diabetes, brain tumor stem cell grants to drive development of therapies 4Health News:Cholesterol Drugs May Help Prevent Flu Deaths 2Health News:Abbott Receives Sustainability Award for Continued Efforts to Protect the Environment in Illinois 2Health News:Abbott Receives Sustainability Award for Continued Efforts to Protect the Environment in Illinois 3Health News:Bread for the World Urges House Committee to Support U.S. Global Hunger Initiative 2Health News:Biofield therapies: Helpful or full of hype? 2Health News:VIA Pharmaceuticals Featured at Cambridge Healthtech Institute Discovery on Target 2009 Conference 2Health News:VIA Pharmaceuticals Featured at Cambridge Healthtech Institute Discovery on Target 2009 Conference 3Health News:VIA Pharmaceuticals Featured at Cambridge Healthtech Institute Discovery on Target 2009 Conference 4Health News:VIA Pharmaceuticals Featured at Cambridge Healthtech Institute Discovery on Target 2009 Conference 5
(Date:1/22/2015)... a privately held medical device company, announced today that ... ITOCHU Corporation (Tokyo Stock Exchange TYO: 8001) to sell ... cancer in Japan . ViewRay,s technology, ... only MRI-guided radiation therapy system that images and treats ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Pivotal Therapeutics Inc. (OTCQX:PVTTF; CSE:PVO), ("Pivotal" or the ... therapies for cardiovascular disease and overall health is pleased to ... 2014 and its outlook for 2015 from the CEO, Mr. ... We would like to take this opportunity to share ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Jan. 22, 2015 Increasing sophistication among enterprise buyers ... localization purchasing in 2015, says Moravia CMO, ... recent study by market research firm Common Sense Advisory, ... for their translation and localization needs. "From a language ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ITOCHU Named the Exclusive Distributor for ViewRay's MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy System in Japan 2Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 2Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 3Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 4Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 5Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 6Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 7Moravia Sees Single-Sourcing as Key Localization Trend in 2015 2
... the release of the new Patient-Centered Medical Home ... dependable roadmap to NCQA 2011 PCMH recognition , ... criteria. The release of the Toolkit complements the ... patient-centered care model, and underscores SuccessEHS,s continued commitment to ...
... Dec. 15, 2011  Each winter Jack Frost struts through ... those tough enough to brave his whistling winds. His ... The secret to ward off Jack,s mighty drying winds? ... a clinically proven alpha-hydroxy acid that gently exfoliates and ...
Cached Medicine Technology:SuccessEHS Releases Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Toolkit 2SuccessEHS Releases Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Toolkit 3SuccessEHS Releases Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Toolkit 4A Secret to Ward Off Jack Frost's Drying Effect on Your Skin: The AmLactin® Family of Moisturizers 2A Secret to Ward Off Jack Frost's Drying Effect on Your Skin: The AmLactin® Family of Moisturizers 3
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
Medicine Products: