Main Cognac markets Year 2000 Main Cognac markets Year 1999

Main Cognac markets in 2000

in equivalent million bottles sold

Country

Bottles sold

% ''00 vs. '99

1

USA

39.3

9.8

2

UK

10.8

-2.5

3

France

8.3

-9.5

4

Germany

7.1

-3.0

5

Japan

6.5

-5.4

6

Hong Kong

5.1

1.2

7

Singapore

5.0

22.2

8

Norway

3.5

18.7

9

Finland

3.2

4.8

10

Taiwan

2.8

-1.3

11

Netherlands

2.8

-5.2

12

Ireland

2.6

nc

13

Belgium

2.4

-1.4

14

Malaysia

2.1

4.0

15

Denmark

1.6

-5.8

16

Canada

1.4

19.3

17

Switzerland

1.3

18.6

18

Sweden

1.3

-6.1

19

S. Korea

1.3

16.5

20

Italy

1.1

-10.9

Source: BNIC www.bnic.fr   email: comm@bnic.fr

Main Cognac markets in 1999

in equivalent million bottles sold

Country

Bottles sold

% '99 vs. '98

1

USA

35.8

4.2

2

UK

11.1

-0.7

3

France

9.2

14.5

4

Germany

7.4

6.6

5

Japan

6.9

-32.1

6

Hong Kong

5

-0.3

7

Singapore

4.1

-1.6

8

Finland

3

-3.7

9

Norway

3

38.3

10

Netherlands

2.9

0.2

11

Taiwan

2.8

85.1

12

Ireland

2.6

-0.6

13

Belgium

2.5

-2.8

14

Malaysia

2

28.5

15

Denmark

1.7

-12.2

16

Sweden

1.4

-6

17

Italy

1.2

8.1

18

Canada

1.2

-23.9

19

Switzerland

1.1

45

20

S. Korea

1.1

154.3

Source: BNIC www.bnic.fr  email: comm@bnic.fr

18 February 2001                   

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