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The economy of Champagne

Key market statistics

For the year 2017

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Human data

15 800 winegrowers
320 houses

Productive area

33 868 hectares of which:
22 488 in the Marne department
8 019 in the Aube and Haute-Marne departments
3 361 in the Aisne and Seine-et-Marne departments

Grape varieties

Pinot Noir 38 %
Meunier 31 %
Chardonnay 31 %

Harvest

295 millions of bottles
Yield= 10 060 kg/hectare

Stocks

1 393 millions of bottles (including individual reserve)
(At July 31st. 2017)

Value

4.9 billion euros of which 2.8 for export

Shipments

France
153 841 546 bottles (50 %) of which:
88 032 160 for the Champagne houses (57 %)
65 809 386 for the winegrowers and co-peratives (43 %)

 

Export
153 472 037 bottles (50%) of which:
134 471 187 for the Champagne houses (88 %)
19 000 850 for the winegrowers and co-operatives (12 %)

 

TOTAL
307 313 583 bottles
222 503 347 for the Champagne houses (72 %)
84 810 236 for the winegrowers and co-operatives (28 %)

Top ten export markets
(bottles)

 
1. United Kigndom 27 762 045
2. United States of America 23 096 645
3. Japan 12 873 465
4. Germany 12 285 167
5.  Belgium   9 074 781
6. Australia   8 534 351
7. Italy   7 366 563
8. Switzerland   5 599 700
9. Spain   4 117 023
10. Sweden   3 311 843

Interprofession

The Comité Champagne

Interprofession

Champagne houses

Interprofession

Champagne Growers