Posts Tagged ‘grapes’

The U.S. ranks 1st in grape imports

9 April 2010 Leave a comment

According to FAOStat, in 2007 the United States imported 380,657 grapes, or 14.5% of the worlds total. That makes the United States rank first in that category.

Entry prepared by Katie Mibaum.

The U.S. ranks 6th in vineyards

24 January 2009 Leave a comment

According to the Wine Institute, in 2005 the United States had 935,000 acres of vineyards, making it rank sixth in the world in terms of the total acreage of vineyards. Spain ranked first, with 2,990,000 acres of vineyards.