Perspectives on the US wine tariffs

US tariffs are still in force on wines from France, Spain and Germany. Jason Sych speaks to some of the people grappling with the fallout.

Christian Schwörer, secretary general, German Winegrowers' Association
Christian Schwörer, secretary general, German Winegrowers' Association

Christian Schwörer, secretary general of the German Winegrowers’ Association,
Bonn, Germany  

For the moment, we fear there will be dramatic economic consequences on the wine sector because of the US tariffs. The US is the first market for German wine and we consider it unacceptable that wine bears the large part of the cost from a legal dispute in a completely different, unrelated sector. It’s not right that winegrowers are victims of this trade conflict.   

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