Wines

700 trading houses

62,000 vineyards

650 cooperative enterprises

807K

ha of vines on July 31, 2018
(average five-year 2013-2018)

Spirits

+ 200

spirits companies

45 million hl

(average 2014-2018)


PDO

59% of the production area and 47% of the total production

PGI

28% of the production area and 28% of the total production

WWGI

5% of the production area and 5% of the total production
(excluding Cognac/Armagnac)

700K €

purchase of French agricultural raw materials

Turnover

Wine production

11 billion €
accounts of agriculture 2017 (INSEE)

Downstream company

17 billion €
Financial analysis "Crédit Agricole"

9.1

billion €

Jobs

150,000

direct jobs (55,000 non-employees and 77,000 employees, of which 17,000 in cooperatives)

8,500

direct jobs

40,000

employees of wine and spirits companies
(agricultural social regime excluded)

Consumption and foreign trade

Taxed consumption 2017 (France)
27.4 million hl 310 million liters
Exportation 2018

13.8 billion €

9.3 billion € (14.1 million hl) 4.5 billion € (1.9 million hlap)
Importation 2018

2.1 billion €

0.9 billion € (6.9 million hl) 1.2 billion € (1.3 million hlap)
Trade surplus 2018

11.7 billion €

8.4 billion € 3.3 billion €
2nd surplus of France's trade balance in 2018

Tourism

5 million

of foreign tourists visiting wine and spirits companies in France for a related turnover exceeding 5 billion €