Chile could become the UK's 2nd biggest exporter of wine by 2020
Thinking about enjoying a Cabernet Sauvignon from Chile, then you may soon be in the majority, as the UK’s love of Chilean wines is expected to grow. Chile is currently the 6th biggest exporter of wine to the UK, but is expected to become the 2nd biggest by volume by 2020, according to research carried out for Vinexpo (a wine expo organiser) by research agency IWSR. While Chile will grow in volume by 2.4% it is the 4 other countries ahead of it that are forecast to fall, these being the USA, France, Italy and Spain. Australia, the largest exporter to the UK, will remain in 1st place. Other countries predicted to increase exports, will include New Zealand and Argentina.