Europe, leading wine export countries

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We examine the wine export in Europe in 2016. What are the Top 5 European exporting countries? What are the top 5 destination countries?

Eurostat published a report about wine trade results. They analyzed sales volume and value in 2017. Data record the monthly trade between Member States in terms of arrivals and dispatches of goods as well as the monthly trade in terms of imports and exports between Member States and non-member countries.

Europe Wine Export in 2016: top 5 countries exporting by volume:
Italy: 6.8M Hectoliters
France: 6.1M Hectoliters
Spain: 5.8M Hectoliters
Portugal: 1.1M Hectoliters
Germany: 0.8M Hectoliters

Europe Wine Export in 2016: top 5 countries exporting by value::
France: 4.7 M€
Italy: 2.7 M€
Spain: 1.1 M€
Germany: 0.4 M€
UK: 0.4M€

Europe Wine Export in 2016: top 5 destination countries by volume::
USA: 5.9M Hectoliters
China: 3.2M Hectoliters
Russia: 2.5M Hectoliters
Canada: 1.7M Hectoliters
Switzerland: 1.7M Hectoliters

Europe Wine Export in 2016: top 5 destination countries by value::
USA: 3.3 M€
China: 0.9 M€
Russia: 0.9 M€
Canada: 0.8 M€
Japan: 0.8 M€