Market for Cork Wine Bottle Closures

There are 600 natural cork makers worldwide, the largest of these is Amorim Group. The two largest cork producing countries are Portugal and Spain which together account for approximately 55% of workd production. While alternative materials are increasingly used in wine bottle closures, cork still represents 80% of the market.

Geographic reference: World
Year: 2009
Market size: 13 Billion corks
Source: Wall Street Journal, May 1, 2010, p. A10
Original Source: Nomacorc estimates

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