To be effective, an alcohol strategy should focus on the real issue, i.e. on harm which should be the target and not on consumption per se. All relevant stakeholders should work in partnership and not in silos, as often the case and anything we do (from policy to actions) should be based on robust evidence.
spirits: a European power house for trade - June 2014
Data confirm European spirits as an export leader in Europe.
"We draw condidence from the resilience of the sector, and th opening of new markets around the world.
We talk it up".
Spirits Export Data 2012 (published February 2013)
First agri-food exporter with €10 bn in 2012, a 22% increase compared to 2011.