With 6780 exhibitors from 64 countries and over 60,000 trade visitors, Prowein in Düsseldorf, the leading trade fair for the international wine and spirits industry, came to an end. This is a record number of visitors and exhibitors for the trade fair company.
The major wine growing countries such as Italy (1,700 exhibitors), France (1,550 exhibitors), Germany (990 exhibitors) were represented there as well as producers from overseas (700 exhibitors) - here mainly from the USA, South Africa, Argentina, Chile, Australia and New Zealand.
The offerings in the organic sector also attracted great attention. Trade visitors were able to meet all relevant organic associations from Germany, Italy and France as well as numerous exhibitors from all over the world - a total of around 300 producers. Further information was available in the special show "Organic World". With the "Organic Lounge", the leading German organic associations Bioland, Demeter and Ecovin offered an additional source of information including a suitable catering concept.