ProWine Asia 2018: A treat for South-east Asia’s wine and spirits world

14:01 SGT March 15, 2018
The 'Flying Winemaker', Eddie McDougall, will be presenting South-east Asian wines at ProWine Asia 2018.

Sommeliers, bartenders, industry specialists and fellow wine connoisseurs are in for a treat as one of South-east Asia’s largest trade fairs for wines and spirits, ProWine Asia 2018, returns to Singapore Expo for its second edition from April 24 – 27.

Jointly organised by Messe Dusseldorf Asia and UBM, ProWine Asia 2018 will also bring specialised master classes and seminars, tasting sessions and workshops by renowned industry speakers during the four-day event. Highlights include workshops on blind tasting, understanding different grades of sake, discovering whiskey, and seminars on South-east Asian tropical viticulture and award-winning wines from the region.

With 18% more exhibition area (approximately 7,500sqm), ProWine Asia 2018 will house 300 trade exhibitors from 30 countries and regions, a 16% increase from 2016, and expects more than 9,000 international trade attendees. National pavilions to be featured include Austria, Catalonia, Croatia, France, Greece, Italy, Portugal, Rioja, Singapore and Spain.

The event will provide attendees access to a diverse and focused international platform to tap into a thriving market and to reach out to established wine producers and distributors.