The Marche vineyards data
(data provided by IMT during the events held in Jesi Collisioni Jesi – 1/3 September 2018 – dedicated to the 50° anniversary of the DOC Verdicchio dei Castelli denomination as well as to other local denominations such as: Verdicchio di Matelica, Lacrima di Morro d’Alba, Bianchello del Metauro, Colli Maceratesi e Serrapetrona)
– 20 denominations
– 17.000 hecatres in total of vineyards ( 4.500 of which either restructured or renewed in the last 10 years )
– around 150 millions of euro revenue / year
– exportation increase of over 50% in the last 10 years
About 18 millions of Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi bottles produced with 50% to export.
Together with the Verdicchio di Matelica, the Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi is the autoctnonous grape from Marche that is the most awarded still wine by the Italina wine guides in the last 4 years.