The Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) has used a leap of more than 10% in the value of international sales to press its case for a duty freeze on Scotland’s national drink in its domestic market.
Scotch Whisky Association (SWA)
The UK deficit in trade of goods would be almost 3% greater without the growing contribution of Scotland’s national drink, according to a new analysis of export figures by the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA).
Drinks experts are predicting a bumper year for Scotland’s national drink as the industry enjoys a boom in Whisky tourism.
The Scottish Government will consult on whether to increase its 50p minimum unit price for alcohol before the “ground-breaking” scheme comes into effect on May 1.
The Scotch whisky and gin making industry was up in arms yesterday while drinkers bemoaned two pennies added to the cost of a pint in yesterday’s Spring budget.
The Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) has appointed the first female chief executive in its 105 year history.
Scotch industry leaders toasted whisky's position as the single biggest net contributor to the UK’s balance of trade in goods at a reception in the Scotland Office in London.
The Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) will take its fight against minimum alcohol pricing to the UK's Supreme Court.
Trade in Scotch whisky – the UK’s biggest food and drink export - grew by 3.1% during the first half of the year, fuelled by booming demand in India where exports have risen by a record 41%, new figures show.
The trade body for Scotland's whisky industry has called on the UK government to give "high priority" to Scotch exports in any post-Brexit trade deals.
The trade body for Scotland's whisky industry has welcomed a commitment ensuring a closer relationship with the Scottish Government in the wake of Brexit uncertainty.