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Industry Statistics & Insights

As grape growing and wine production increases in Great Britain, it is vitally important to understand the data behind that growth, in terms of hectarage, production and sales. These industry statistics enable us to plan and inform producers and benchmark in areas such as yield and best practice in the commercial elements of our industry like tourism and exports.

Read our reports:

Industry data release 2024

The latest industry data for the 2023 calendar year, with information on vineyard and winery numbers, grape varieties, production, and sales.

UK Wine Tourism in 2024

WineGB’s first comprehensive wine tourism report which shows that visits to UK vineyards and wineries have risen by 55% in just two years.

2023 Harvest Report – the big one

The annual report from WineGB and Stephen Skelton MW examining the yield data from members. Our study suggests that 2023 is by far the largest harvest produced in the UK.

2023: Industry Report

Report released in June 2023, produced from WineGB’s annual Industry Survey with data supplied by Wine Standards.

Hectarage & production 1975 onwards

Statistics from Wine Standards from 1975 onwards

A summary of official statistics showing the following key figures:

  • Vineyard numbers
  • Average vineyard size
  • Number of wineries
  • Total production
  • White & red wine production
  • Hectares under vine
  • Hectares in production
  • Yields