On the 19 December 2013 ABARES released the publication Australian wine grapes: financial and business performace of wine grape growers 2011-12.
ABARES, in consultation with industry, developed the Australian Wine Grape Growers Survey (WGGS) to inform the industry on the economic structure and performance of wine grape growing businesses. The survey collected farm-level production and financial performance data for the 2011-12 financial year and information on issues of particular interest to the industry, such as management practices and business viability.
This report presents the results from the WGGS.
ABARES also projected wine grape production from 2012-13 to 2014-15 using data from the ABS Vineyards survey.
Download a PDF or Word version of the 43 page report direct from the ABARES website. You can also view a complete description of the publication.