U.S. Wine Exports Jump 30%

Published: 04/17/2007

SAN FRANCISCO - U.S. wine exports totaled $876 million and 404.5 million liters in 2006, an increase of 30 percent in value and 4 percent in volume compared to 2005, according to the Wine Institute. In Europe, where the U.S. ships more than half of its sales abroad, exports surged 48 percent by value.