Search

Wine, Beer and Spirits

The Canadian alcoholic beverages sector includes the wine, beer and spirits sub-sectors, which consist of primary producers, value added production, manufacturing, packaging, beverage retailing, tourism and research and technologies related to these industries. Alcoholic beverages are produced in wineries, breweries and distilleries. Wineries produce wine or brandy from grapes or other fruits; breweries engage in the brewing of beer, ale, malt liquors and non-alcoholic beer; while distilleries distil liquor, blend liquor or blend and mix liquor and other ingredients. Canadian wine is internationally known primarily for its Icewines and increasingly for cool climate table wines. The brewing industry produces a variety of beers including lager, ale, porter and stout as well as draught and seasonal beers. Canadian distilleries produce a variety of spirits including Canadian whisky, rum, vodka, gin, liqueurs, spirit coolers and basic ethyl alcohol.

Sector reports

Sector reports
Title Country Updated
Opportunities in South Korea for Canadian Women in BusinessKorea, Republic2020

Events

Events
Title Dates City Country
Virtual Trade Mission to Southeast AsiaMay 3 -
June 5, 2021
VirtualSingapore

CanadExport

Events
Article title Publication date International region Sector
More CanadExport articles
New Canada brand store and e-commerce model helps Canadians sell in IndiaApril 7, 2021Asia Pacific; North AmericaAgriculture and processed foods; Consumer products; Information and communications technologies; Market access; Wine, beer and spirits
Paradigm shift: Small-businesses pivot to e-commerce to reach new customers and increase their salesJanuary 21, 2021Asia Pacific; Europe; Latin America and the Caribbean; Middle East and North Africa; North America; Sub-Saharan Africa; United States of America and MexicoAgriculture and processed foods; Consumer products; Information and communications technologies; Professional services; Wine, beer and spirits
Holiday shopping: Canadian exporters pivot to sell online to customers worldwideDecember 17, 2020Asia Pacific; Europe; Latin America and the Caribbean; Middle East and North Africa; North America; Sub-Saharan Africa; United States of America and MexicoArts and cultural industries; Consumer products; Wine, beer and spirits
Webinars help exporters develop digital strategies to net online salesDecember 3, 2020Europe; North AmericaAgriculture and processed foods; Clean technologies; Consumer products; Defence and security; Information and communications technologies; Life sciences; Market access; Oil and gas; Wine, beer and spirits
Supporting entrepreneurs to build resilience and expand abroadOctober 21, 2020Asia Pacific; Europe; Latin America and the Caribbean; North America; United States of America and MexicoAgriculture and processed foods; Arts and cultural industries; Clean technologies; Consumer products; Financial and insurance services; Fish and seafood; Information and communications technologies; Life sciences; Professional services; Science and technology; Wine, beer and spirits
Date Modified: