the Export of american whiskey to the EU fell by 13.4 per cent during the second half of 2018. It shows figures from the american association for the sprittillverkare.
Brown-Forman who amongst other things manufacture bourbonmärket Jack Daniels reported a reduced operating margin in the third quarter of last year, which was linked to the tariffs.
the EUROPEAN union, which imposed 25% tariffs on american whiskey in the last year, is the largest market for american whiskey, and accounts for 60 per cent of the total exports.
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