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Further Information

Facts & Figures

Austrian Vintage Information

Awards & Special Events

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Origin & DAC

Austrian Grape Varieties

Austria’s Culinary Culture




Facts & Figures

Facts & Figures

Statistics Report: vineyard area, wine and Sekt production and consumption, wine exports and much more

Export Graph 2000-2022 (JPG)

List of Most Important Export Countries

Wine export 2021: The greatest export growth in the history of Austrian wine

Wine Export 2020: Record exports despite Covid-19 pandemic

2020 market figures: On-trade sales slump not recouped through other channels

Wine Export 2019: A new export record, thanks to the 2018 vintage

Wine Export 2018: Wine from Austria: More Record Exports, Domestic Predominance

Wine Export 2017: Austria's High-Flying Wine Exports

Wine Export 2016: Austria’s Wine Exports are Booming

Wine Export 2015: Austria’s Wine Exports 2015 Stagnate Due To Low Harvest Yields

Wine Export 2014: Austria’s Wine Exports Continue on Successful Course

Wine Export 2013: Austrian Wine Export Revenues Hit Record High

Wine Export 2012: Wine Export Revenues Increase Despite Tight Supply

Austrian Vintage Information

Austrian Vintage Information

Austria's Vintages: overview

Austrian Vintage 2022: Great quality after a challenging year


Austrian Vintage 2021: A dream vintage for Austria

Austrian Vintage 2020: A challenging, yet rewarding year

Austrian Vintage 2019: The legend of the ‘Niner’ lives on!

Austrian Vintage 2018: Taking the Heat

Austrian Vintage 2017: Vintage 2017 - Convincing across the Board

Austrian Vintage 2016: Austria’s Wine Harvest 2016 – reduced quantity, top quality!

Austrian Vintage 2015: Vintage 2015 – A Year of Rejoicing for Winelovers

Austrian Vintage 2014: Austria's 2014 Vintage – Worth The Struggle

Austrian Vintage 2013: The Austrian Vintage 2013 – A Year Full of Surprises

Austrian Vintage 2012: Austria's 2012 Vintage: Lower Quantity, High Quality

Austrian Vintage 2011: Austrian Vintage 2011 - good wines, good quantities

Austrian Vintage 2010: A Happy Ending with Small Quantities

Austrian Vintage 2009: Austria´s 2009 Vintage - The Rule of 9 Series

Austrian Vintages 1986-2016: Austrian Vintages 1986-2016

Ratings, Awards & Special Events

Ratings, Awards & Special Events

Austria defines the legal basis for an official vineyard classification system

Austria’s Thermenregion finalises the DAC implementation phase

Austria’s first digital wine atlas unveiled

Protection of origin for sweet wines from Lake Neusiedl

Wachau now a DAC region - Austria's family of protected and designated origins has grown

Scandinavia favours environmentally friendly wines

Chris Yorke sets a course for the continuing success of the Austrian Wine Marketing Board

Carnuntum is the newest DAC winegrowing region

Austrian Qualitätswein: four new grape varieties

Steiermark: The New System of Origin for the Steiermark

Rosalia: a Grosslage becomes a DAC-region

Sekt g.U.: Klassik and Reserve released

Austrian Sekt g.U. Grosse Reserve Takes the Stage

Vinexpo Explorer: VINEXPO launches new brand concept – Austria is the first host country

Developments in the Austrian Wine Law: The Wine Law: Dynamic Austria

Frost Damage Spring 2016: Frost Damage in Austria's Wine-growing Regions

ProWein 2017: Wines from Austria at ProWein 2017


Ski amadé: Ski amadé: Things are especially tasty in Austria’s very best skiing area

Sustainable Austria: Sustainability in Austria's Vineyards

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Austrian Grape Varieties

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Austrian Grape Varieties

Grüner Veltliner: Austria´s Secret Weapon

Riesling: King of the Grape Varieties

Sauvignon Blanc: Wonderfully Diverse

Blaufränkisch: So Magnificent

Zweigelt: Seductive Charm

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Austria's Culinary Culture

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