Regulations

European citizens like the new CAP

Over three-quarters (77%) of Europeans believe the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) benefits all EU citizens and over 90% support the main trends of the new CAP, such as making aid fairer and more…

Biodynamic wine in Italy institutes its own regulations

Since August 2013, a new biodynamic wine standard has been in effect in Italy. After two years of work by the certified biodynamic grape growers and the standards committee of Demeter Italia, a…

Wine in 2 to 10 litre containers no longer considered bulk

The World Customs Organization (WCO) has approved the proposal of the OIV (International Organisation of Vine and Wine) that wines packaged in containers from 2 to 10 litres will no longer be classified…

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