Tag: New Zealand

  • Australian Prosecco banned in New Zealand, wrath of Australia: «Clarification requested»

    Australian Prosecco banned in New Zealand, wrath of Australia: «Clarification requested»

    Australia does not like the New Zealand government’s decision to ban the sale of Australian Prosecco on its territory within the next five years. Thanks to an agreement with the European Union for the protection of Italian sparkling wine with a Registered Designation of Origin (DOC), Australian producers will no longer be able to export…

  • New Zealand, goodbye to Australian Prosecco within five years

    New Zealand, goodbye to Australian Prosecco within five years

    Thanks to a bilateral agreement negotiated by the European Union, Prosecco will be officially recognised in New Zealand as a trademark and protected geographical indication. In fact, the European trademark office emphasised the «undisputed reputation of the Prosecco Doc in the consumer’s perception, amply documented by the Consortium». «Enough – continues the EU office –…