Final stocks of table wine reached 93.0 1,000 hl in 1999 in Belgium, according to Eurostat. This is 19.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, final stocks of table wine in Belgium reached an all time high of 187 1,000 hl in 1989 and an all time low of 59.0 1,000 hl in 1985. When compared to Belgium's main peers, final stocks of table wine in France amounted to 10,853 1,000 hl, 4,500 1,000 hl in Germany, 16.0 1,000 hl in Luxembourg and 59.0 1,000 hl in Netherlands in 1999.
Belgium has been ranked 9th within the group of 12 countries we follow in terms of final stocks of table wine, 4 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.