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Last Wednesday, Wines of Chile (WOC) presented an analysis of the markets focus in Asia and the plan of activities for the 2018 in that region, before an important group of Export managers belonging to outstanding national vineyards.   In the meeting it analyzed the sustained growth that has experienced China, where to October 2017 Chile's wines h (...)
Atechnical visit to the United States last week carried out two professionals from the Livestock Agricultural Service (SAG) with Alejandra Soto, head of the Vineyard Improvement Program of the Consortium I D. The main objective was to visit the Foundation plant Service (FPS) facilities and hold meetings with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), to star (...)
A good international showcase had the sustainability code of the Chilean wine industry, within the framework of the "Trade and sustainable Development Symposium" organized last Monday in Buenos Aires by ECLAC, together with the international Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD), a Swiss-based institution.   As a result of an invita (...)
With the objective of being able to know the international tendencies and the profile of the American consumer, Wines of Chile made last week the seminar "US Fine Wine Pinot", which was led by two referents and KOL of the industry of the United States, Rajat Parr and Elaine Chukan Brown.   At the event, 10 successful American Pinot noirs were tast (...)
After a visit he made in the year 2016, where he was surprised by the diversity, quality and innovation of the national industry, Tim Atkin, author of prestigious books and a benchmark of the world wine industry, is in the country with the objective of CA Tar more than 1,200 wines.   The expert who defined our sector as "a success story in South A (...)
During this month, certificate-wine is closing the project of Evaluation and Labor certification 2017, which has allowed to certify 374 workers with a total of 722 units of Labor Competency (UCL), 228 of which correspond to the region of O ´ Higgins and 146 to the Metropolitan.   On the other hand, Otic Chile Wines is in full development of a new (...)
In 2015 the Wines of Chile I + D Consortium certified its project "Wines I + D Consortium: Increase of the competitiveness of the industry by improving the sustainability and quality of the vineyard", under the Tax Incentive Law 20.241, for an amount of $ 3,871,870,985, benefiting 54 partner vineyards that decided to participate in the process. Last week (...)
After a visit he made in 2016, where he was surprised about the diversity, quality and innovation of the national industry, Tim Atkin, author of prestigious books and a reference of the world wine industry, returns to Chile with the goal of tasting 1,200 wines. The expert, who defined our sector as "a success story in South America", will be visiting the (...)
Last Thursday, November 30th, the Consortium R + D Vinos de Chile, made a presentation of his R & D project half-year monitoring report, co-financed by Corfo, in the offices of this body. In the occasion, together with the general presentation of the full program progress by the Consortium manager, Patricio Parra, there were two other presentations of sp (...)
Last Thursday, November 30th at the San Cristobal of Vitacura Polo Club, Wines of Chile called its partners to a end-of-year meeting, where the new  WoC quota structure was announced, among with the national market quota campaign reduction. Given the concern presented at the April Assembly, a quota committee was set up to work on the development of a pr (...)
With 40 exhibiting vineyards, more than 50 media and with over 5 thousand attendees was the result of a new version of the Wine Fair that took place on days 1 and December 2, which was transformed into a A must-see for Chilean wine lovers over the past weekend. The event began on Thursday 30th with the traditional Wine Gala, attended by important guests o (...)
Wines of Chile and ProChile made the official launch of the Chile’s Sparkling Wine Campaign in Tokyo. The event chaired by the Commercial Director of Wines of Chile, Angelica Valenzuela, and the Director for Asia, Julio Alonso, was assisted by the Ex-President Mr. Eduardo Frei, Ambassador of Chile Mr. Gustavo Ayares and the Pro Chile’s director, Mr. Alej (...)
Federico Mekis, legal advisor of Wines of Chile, held a series of meetings in London with the lawyer Gary Horlick and with the Wine Importers Association of the UK (WSTA), to later move to Brussels where he met with CEEV, an entity that groups European associations of wine producing countries. The objective of this series of meetings was to obtain an over (...)
Shanghai and Beijing were the host cities of the 90+ event, where 40 Chilean wineries had the opportunity to show the trade, press and specialized consumers their best wines, all awarded with a rank of 90 points or more, or gold medals in certain national and international competitions of high prestige. The event was composed of three phases: 90+ Symposiu (...)
"Chile has become a wine area by own right, producing  excellent samples, which can compete among the best in the world," were the words of the outstanding wine critic James Suckling, who on Thursday awarded three national productions in the top 5 of its annual report "100 best wines of 2017", giving even AlmaViva wine, Concha y Toro production together (...)
Wines of Chile, ProChile, Fundación Imagen de Chile and the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington celebrated the announcement of the 14th Annual Wines of Chile Awards (AWOCA) with a matching contest this week at the headquarters of RAMW. The official prize-giving program was held earlier in the day at the residence of the Ambassador of Chile (...)