The competitiveness of the Australian wine sector depends on the balance between supply and demand, both within Australia and globally. This section includes a number of reports that can assist growers and winemakers in determining the current state of play for Australian wine on the global and domestic markets. Go straight to report listing
Strong demand for Australian wine overseas is putting short-term pressure on supply, but competition among wine producing countries is increasing in a context of declining global demand
Reports on wine supply and demand
The Australian wine sector state of play provides an overview of market conditions for Australian wine, including global economic indicators, global supply and demand and Australian supply, demand and consumer trends.
The Economic Contribution of the Australian Wine Sector describes the economic activity associated with grape growing in vineyards and wine production, and extends to the economic activity from wine related tourism. The Australian wine sector is estimated to contribute over $45 million annually to the Australian economy.
The Global Wine Supply Monitor provides half-yearly updates on the global winegrape harvest for the latest vintage and corresponding global wine consumption (demand) to give an analysis of the global supply-demand position. The information is obtained from the OIV World Vitiviniculture reports.
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Australian wine sector state of play
Latest update: 15 Oct 2019
A comprehensive presentation for the Australian wine sector, combining data from multiple sources to give an overview of supply and demand factors that impact the global wine market.
Australian wine's economic contribution
Latest update: 16 Oct 2019
This report is an economic impact assessment of the wine sector’s direct and flow-on contribution to the Australian economy. It was prepared for Wine Australia.
Global wine supply monitor
Latest update: 06 Feb 2019
The global wine supply monitor offers a snapshot of global wine production, including historical volumes for the top eight producing countries, as well as analysis on this year’s vintage.