Wine Importers in China

According to United Nation's COMTRADE statistics, China is the 6th biggest wine importer country in the world as of 2014.

Chinese wine imports reached 1,53 billion USD total in 2014.

This amount seems to be market saturation point for imported wines in China, because Chinese wine imports stays stable around 1,50 billion USD amount between 2011 and 2014.

Between 2006 and 2011, wine imported into China increased significantly, from 138 million value in year 2006 to 1,43 billion total amount in year 2011.

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You can check Chinese wine imports between 2006 to 2014 from below graphic.
Chinese Wine Imports Between 2006-2014
source: trademap
Today, I want to introduce some of the biggest wine importers in China.

Shanghai Hanjie Wines Co.,Ltd

Shanghai Hanjie Wine Co., Ltd. is an alcoholic beverage importer company located in China, which was established in year 2006. Since her foundation, the company engages in international trade of high quality wines.

The company is mainly importing high-quality wine sorts from Australia, France, Spain, and other well-known wine producing countries to China.

Moet Vin (Shanghai) International Trading Co.,Ltd

MOET VIN is a subsidiary company of Shanxi Hongtai Group, which  is engaged in many fields, such as coal industry and real estate, with a strong financial capability. 

MOET VIN focused on imported wine business. 

With an idea of being green, organic, healthy and fashionable ,and a style and an attitude of tasting fine wine and enjoying oneself, MOET VIN is the only agent for well-selected brand of many countries, such as France, Chile, Spain. 

MOET VIN have developed a long-term good partnership with many famous international vineyards and vine-dealers, directly providing the best and the most authentic originally imported wine for various high class hotels, restaurants, chambers, exclusive agencies and other wine-selling companies.

Jointek Fine Wines Co.,Ltd 

Jointek Fine Wines (JFW) is one of the biggest wine importer in China. The company, which was founded in 1990, has more than 25 years of wine importation and distribution expertise in China as of 2015.

Jointek Fine Wines's sales network covers not only most of the mainland China's biggest cities namely Bejing, Guangzhou, Shanghai and Shenzhen, but also Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and Singapore.

The company imports wines directly from the well know wine exporting countries such as France, Italy, Spain, Germany, Argentina, the USA, Australia and Chile.

Shanghai City Shop Co. Ltd

Shanghai City Shop Co. Ltd is one of the biggest retail chains in Shanghai region. The company has 10 retail chain stores in Shanghai located in CBD or high-end residential areas, such as Shanghai Centre, SML Center Square, Hong Mei Road, Citigroup Tower, Shanghai Film Art Center, Tianshan Road, Xu Jia Hui, Jidi Road etc. 

The company supports organic local food production with its sister company called Shanghai City Vegetable Production-Sale Cooperative. The majority of goods, which are sold by the company, are imported from selected countries.

Shanghai City Shop Co. Ltd imports wines from well-known estate wine producers around the globe.

Globus Wine Trading Co., Ltd 

Globus Wine is a young and dynamic wine import and distribution company servicing the wine markets around China. 

The wines, Globus Wine are imported by boutique producers, showing the best of their particular region. 

Company's wine portfolio consists of over two hundred wines from more than thirty artisanal grape growers. 

The wines are shipped and stored in temperature controlled facilities.  

ASC Fine Wines Co., Ltd 

ASC Fine Wines Co., Ltd is one of the biggest wine importer and distributor in China. ASC employs over 1,000 staff across Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau – dedicated people who have significant knowledge about wine.

During the early years of ASC, imported wines were mostly sold into the 5-star International hotel groups. Now, ASC has turned into China’s leading wine distribution company with broad channel coverage.

ASC Fine Wines has seen substantial development of the company, as well as in the China wine market as a whole. Being based in China, ASC has acquired a deep understanding of the complex and diversified business environment of China.

As the corporate name suggests, ASC Fine Wines is a specialist in purveying some of the finest wines of the world. It represents more than 100 wineries over 1,200 wines from 14 countries, and is therefore able to offer consumers a comprehensive selection of premium fine wines. 

These wineries include not only multi-national wine producing groups but also the icon family-owned estates. 

China Wine Platform Co., Ltd

China Wine Platform Co., Ltd, imports and distributes wide range wines from the world's major wine regions. Company's professional, dedicated team is trying to promote wine culture in China.

Currently the company is importing wines from France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Australia, New Zealand, the United States, Chile, Argentina, South Africa and other major wine exporting countries. 

Telford Wine & Spirits (Shanghai) Ltd. 

Originally established in Hong Kong in 1966, Telford International Company Limited is wholly owned and operated by the Fong's family with 49 years of proven services and strategic international & regional partnership in the beverage, spirit, wine and beer industry. 

Telford International Co. Ltd represents the foremost international and regional suppliers in the industry. 

Over the years, Telford has acquired sole distributorship of the following international renowned brands in China and Hong Kong : 

1996 Budweiser Beer & Taoti Green Tea
1997 Beefeater, Courvoisier, Kahlua
2003 Jack Daniels, Smirnoff ICE, Laurent Perrier champagne , Santa Carolina wine...
2004 [yellow tail] wine.
2006 Wines brands including Vina Maipo, Andre Lurton, Grace Vineyard, Paul Masson, Fetzer,                           Cooks Champagne and spirit brnads Patron Tequila, Jagermeister
2007 Campari Bitters, Grant Burge wine, Ocean Spray, Cranberry juice, Mengniu Milk, BC                                 Kitchen Noodle, Uni-President products.
2008 Red Bull energy drink, Bottega wine, Beaulieu Vineyard, Shui Jing Fang Chinese Spirit
2009 Remy Martin Cognac, Cointreau, Piper Heidsick champagne, Georges Duboeuf Wine.
2010 Kettle One Vodka, Ron Zacapa Rum, Bells whisky, Bushmill Irish whicky, Marie Brizard Liqueur.
2012 Beer brands including Coors Light, Foster's, Singha, Tsingtao, Warsteiner, Ciroc Vodka, Jack Daniel Cola, Stolichnaya Vodka.
2014 Balvenie, Bruichladdic
2015 Glenfiddich