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01/06/2006

EU grants for promoting wine sales within the EU

The European Commission has decided to award grants for promoting wine sales within the EU to Spain and Hungary for the next three years.

909,794 euros will go to the Institut del Cava in Spain and 556,749 euros to the Hungary's Tokai wine federation.

The Commission has also awarded Italy a two-year grant. The country's National Confederation for Voluntary Consortia for the Oversight of the Denominations of Origin (FEDERDOC) has been awarded 442,250 euro.