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Sales of Bordeaux wine fell 1.4 percent last year, with exports dropping by six percent as Chinese drinkers cut their purchases by nearly a fifth, the region's wine trade association has reported

March 14, 2014

While the volume of wine from Bordeaux sold edged up 0.3 percent to the equivalent of 742 million bottles in 2013, by value it slipped 1.4 percent to 4.24 billion euros (US$5.9 billion), the Conseil Interprofessional du Vin de Bordeaux (CIVB) announced