Rising Consumption of Toasted and Barrel-aged Wine to Augment Sales of Wine Barrels, Says FMI

Nov 20,2019 | Packaging

Worldwide sales of wine barrel are projected to reach the value of ~US$ 4 Bn by the end of 2019. In terms of demand, wineries and spirit producers are prominent users in the global wine barrel market. In developing markets, newly entered brands are assisting consumers in finding unknown wine and beverage alcohol products as well as locally generated flavors to create a remarkable growth of the wine barrel market.

The global wine barrel market will register a healthy CAGR during the forecast period, 2019 – 2029. The demand for wine barrel continues to rise on broader accessibility, owing to rising consumption of wine and related products due to health benefits as these help enhance mental health and heart condition and protect against formation of cancer cells in human body.

Key Takeaways - Wine Barrel Market Study

  • Since the last decade, the wine barrel market has become fruitful in Europe, especially in France, Germany, and Italy, due to strong sales of spirit and wine barrel in the U.S. market. 
  • The USA is still prominent in the wine market, with the latest figures showing the country with substantial wine consumption of ~33 million hectoliters.
  • Highly expensive French oak wine barrels and stainless steel wine barrel are alternatives that limit market growth for wine barrels.
  • The stable demand for oak wood wine barrel is projected to suffer from an increase in stringent regulations against cutting of trees and frequent forest fires.
  • In spite of the high cost of French oak wine barrel, the demand for the same is expected to increase at a CAGR of ~5% during the forecast period.
  • As compared to developing economies, the sales of the wine barrel are anticipated to be higher in countries of North America and Western Europe.

With superior alternatives cropping up in the market, manufacturers must focus on rebranding their products and position themselves ahead of competitors to capture a significant market share.

Emergence of Stainless Steel Barrels and Tanks as Alternative

Over the last few years, stainless steel wine barrels are precisely design and develop by manufacturers to meet the need of winemakers in all stages of development, fermentation, maturation, and storage of wine. The actual duration in the usage of oak wine barrel by winemakers is three to five years. Once the functional properties of the barrel reduces, winemakers have to dispose used barrels. However, stainless steel barrels are portable, durable, reusable, easy to clean, and maintain.

For More Detailed Insights on Wine Barrel Market

From the profitability point of view, winemaking is getting costlier day by day. Therefore, wineries are aging their wine in stainless steel barrels and tanks progressively. When the less oaky wines are needed, winemakers use oak wine barrel alternatives in the form of chips, powder, and blocks. Stainless steel is considered as sustainable alternatives to wine barrel as it is one of the world’s most widely recycled material.

About Wine Barrel Market Report

Future Market Insights, in its new offering, brings to fore a neutral analysis of the global wine barrel market, presenting historical demand data (2014-2018) and forecast statistics for the period of 2019-2029. The study reveals compelling understandings on the wine barrel market on the basis of oak (French oak, American oak, and Eastern European oak), toast level (light toast, medium toast, medium plus toast, and heavy toast), capacity (Barrique, Hogshead, Puncheon and others), and distribution channel (direct and indirect), across seven major regions.

Detailed insights on wine barrel market can be availed in the report. Write to the analyst at press@futuremarketinsights.com

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