Policy Areas

EFOW focuses its activities on issues that have a direct impact on wine appellations

Agriculture and wine regulations,

in particular

    • Wine production and labelling regulations
    • Quality policy
    • Future of the CAP
    • Sustainability

Promotion programmes in the EU and in third countries

Trade negotiations

    • Bilateral and regional agreements
    • WTO negotiations, in particular regarding geographical indications protection

Internal market rules affecting the wine sector

    • Free movement of goods
    • Fiscal and customs issues


Social aspects of wine relating to the positive impact of a moderate wine consumption

“Because origin matters”