Asian countries are becoming more interested in Portuguese wines, as seen in the Vinexpo fair in Bordeaux.
Portuguese wine makers at Vinexpo, one of the industry’s main international fairs in Bordeaux have seen growing interest from Asian countries like Japan, South Korea and Singapore.
Germany, the UK, Belgium and the Nordic countries are not here in force like in the past,” said João Pedro from Casa de Cello.
Over the past years Asian countries have been appearing more and more and are becoming increasingly interested in Portuguese wines, he said.
These countries are harder to contact on a daily basis, Pedro said, demonstrating the importance of the fair.