The Bulgarian”Niva.bg” website reported on February 15 that Krasimir Koev, the head of the Bulgarian Grape and Wine Administration, said that Bulgarian wine and other food products can be directly sold through Chinese portals. The vast Chinese market. At present, our wines have been exported to China. Of course, we are not yet able to reach the export level of approximately 5.5 million liters in previous years, but we hope that the market can recover before 2022. Up to now, 33 new projects for investment in wine production have been received, of which 16 are the establishment of new wineries.”
Krasimir stated that in 2020, despite the impact of the epidemic, Bulgaria will still add 35 wineries. In the early stage of the epidemic, affected by the epidemic measures, some wineries turned to the Central and Western European markets, and their exports tripled or even tripled.
Krasimir stated that in the past 4-5 years, the average annual export volume of Bulgarian wine has ranged from 60 million to 65 million liters. It is expected that there will be a certain decline in 2020, mainly due to exports to the Japanese and Chinese markets decline.