2017 closes with great news on the Gallo Nero markets: in fact, for the third consecutive year sales registered more than 37 million bottles of Chianti Classico all over the world. This is an historical milestone for an appellation that boasts a growth of marketed product that in these last eight years – since 2009, the world crisis darkest year – has reached nearly 50%.
USA confirms number one: a bottle of Chianti Classico out of three access this market, a very encouraging figure if considering the latest news on the overtaking of French wines on national products.
For the third consecutive year, also the demand of Chianti Classico in the internal market is growing. The chart of the Chianti Classico markets in 2017 is composed of the United States at number one (33%), then Italy with 23% and Germany with 12%. In fourth place, Canada (8%) and then Scandinavian countries (5%), United Kingdom (4%), Switzerland (3%), Japan (3%), Benelux, China and Hong Kong, Russia and France.