The wine industry’s voice in Washington DC
What We Do
WineAmerica works tirelessly to improve legislation regulating winemaking, sales and distribution. We serve as your eyes and ears in the nation’s capital, monitoring the issues that impact your business.
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In 2017, WineAmerica commissioned a leading economics firm, John Dunham & Associates of New York City, to conduct a national economic impact study of the American wine industry, including a state-by-state breakdown.
The study reveals that the US wine industry has an impact worth $219.9 billion per year.
You can use the data in this special report on the wine industry’s economic impact for your business needs.
WineAmerica's Latest News
The topic on everyone’s mind here in Washington, DC and elsewhere is the Covid-19 novel coronavirus. Last week seemed to be the tipping point as schools have shuttered, events have been cancelled, and the business impacts have become more widespread. To that end, WineAmerica has postponed the National Wine Policy Conference, due to be held … Read more
WineAmerica’s annual National Wine Policy Conference features learning, advocacy, and networking in our nation’s capital. This meeting is the industry’s best opportunity to make its voice heard in Congress
WineAmerica’s annual Fall Retreat in 2019 will be held on November 11-13 in New York’s Finger Lakes region and will feature three days of meetings, networking, dinners, winery visits, and just plain fun.
Dear Senator: As a winery and small, family-owned business in your state, we strongly urge you to cosponsor and support the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act (S. 362), introduced by Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Rep. Roy Blunt (R-MO). A two-year version of the bill was passed and signed into law as part … Read more