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The economy of Champagne

Key market statistics

For the year 2016

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Human data

4 461 winegrowers selling Champagne
39 co-operatives selling Champagne
300 houses

Productive area

33 805 hectares of which:
22 454 in the Marne department
7 992 in the Aube and Haute-Marne departments
3 359 in the Aisne and Seine-et-Marne departments

Grape varieties

Pinot Noir 38 %
Meunier 31 %
Chardonnay 31 %

Harvest

268 millions of bottles
Yield= 9 164 kg/hectare

Stocks

1 478 millions of bottles (including individual reserve)
(At July 31st. 2016)

Value

4.7 billion euros of which 2.6 for export

Shipments

France
157 954 272 bottles (52 %) of which:
89 836 252 for the Champagne houses (57 %)
68 118 020 for the winegrowers and co-peratives (43 %)

 

Export
148 082 097 bottles (48 %) of which:
129 559 093 for the Champagne houses (87 %)
18 523 004 for the winegrowers and co-operatives (13 %)

 

TOTAL
306 036 369 bottles
219 395 345 for the Champagne houses (72 %)
86 641 024 for the winegrowers and co-operatives (28 %)

Top ten export markets
(bottles)

 
1. United Kigndom 31 189 753
2. United States of America 21 805 677
3. Germany 12 486 572
4. Japan 10 948 555
5.  Belgium   8 331 410
6. Australia   7 835 968
7. Italy   6 632 788
8. Switzerland   5 700 367
9. Spain   3 994 176
10. Sweden   2 966 876

Interprofession

The Comité Champagne

Interprofession

Champagne houses

Interprofession

Champagne Growers