Final stocks of wine reached 53.1 1,000 hl in 2016 in Ireland, according to Eurostat. This is 15.3 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, final stocks of wine in Ireland reached an all time high of 324 1,000 hl in 2011 and an all time low of 13.0 1,000 hl in 1971. When compared to Ireland's main peers, final stocks of wine in France amounted to 51,546 1,000 hl and 664 1,000 hl in United Kingdom in 2016.
Ireland has been ranked 25th within the group of 26 countries we follow in terms of final stocks of wine, 9 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.