Food Industry News

Drobiz "drink wine" - legalized adulteration

Research Director of the Center of federal and regional alcohol market Vadim Drobiz answering the question of the RNS, why the Russians have switched to cheaper "wine drinks", he said that in 2012, the state actually legitimized the falsification, creating a special category - "wine-carbonated beverage", which can be made from anything.

As a result, the production of sparkling champagne fell from 220 2012 million liters per year to 170 2014 million liters per year. In 2015 was made already 160 million liters this year, sparkling champagne will be produced already 150 million liters.

According to him, this is due to the fact that champagne sparkling has become expensive. Installed from 1 July the minimum price is 164 ruble. Now the excise rate has been raised. Somewhere, probably, since February, in fact, the price will be 185 rubles. This, of course, will further reduce the consumption of champagne sparkling. But for the population there is no difference between a wine sparkling drink produced incomprehensibly from what, and champagne sparkling. People, on the one hand, do not look at the label, on the other hand, sparkling wine drinks are decorated absolutely identical to champagne sparkling: a bottle, a label, a foil, a muzle, only somewhere in small letters it is written that it is a wine drink.

"Champagne sparkling lose the market, because the population moves to a cheaper wine carbonated beverage. This year will be consumed for at least 80 million liters of wine carbonated drinks. The trend to switch to cheaper products have unique, "- the head of TSIFRRA said.

See also ... 30/03/2016 Alcohol production sharply reduced on 12/01/2016 Analyst: alcohol is still protected from currency “jumps” 24/11/2016 Expert opinion: prohibition of beer sales by IPershniki20/07/2016 Vadim Drobiz: “We actually already a state monopoly ”18/02/2016 For French champagne 2015 was a record 25/10/2011 C 2023 in Russia will give up champagne 08/11/2016 Vadim Drobiz (“ TsIFRRA ”) 14/11/2016 Excise taxes on sparkling wines may rise up to 36 rubles skim ”11/02/2016 Aeroflot announced a tender for the purchase of champagne20 / 06/2013“ Abrau-Dyurso ”became the largest producer of champagne in Russia for the first time21 / 09/2015“ South Russian ”wine expands distribution18 / 07/2013“ Soviet champagne ”predicted rise in price17 / 06/2013 New Year is near, but nobody buys champagne

Add a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to combat spam. Find out how your comment data is processed.