More Brazilian Winemakers Opening Vineyards in Mendoza

Patrick Archer aruba, competitiveness, foreign investment, real estate, wine & vineyards

As we learned last month, Brazil’s importance to Argentine wineries is evident in the export numbers and the rising number of Brazilian tourists discovering the wines and natural beauty of Mendoza. Now we find out Mendoza is beginning to lure more Brazilian bodegas to Argentina’s most prolific wine region. Jornal do Comercio’s Danilo Ucha says many of Brazil’s largest winemakers have …

Brazil’s Importance Keeps Rising for Argentina Wine Exports, Tourism

Patrick Archer agribusiness, global rankings, real estate, tourism, wine & vineyards

The Portuguese accents and “Muito Obrigados” covering the Masters of Food & Wine barrel in the lobby of the Park Hyatt Mendoza were a good clue earlier this year. Now, mid-year wine export numbers and a Trapiche study of consumption habits confirm Brazil’s untapped upside as a consumer of Argentine wine and wine tourism. On assignment in Mendoza, Luiz Guimares of …

Praia e Sol: Brazil Is Still The #1 Vacation Destination for Argentines

Patrick Archer global rankings, tourism

We learned last week that Buenos Aires is the #1 destination of choice for Brazilian tourists (even over Orlando and New York), and it appears that Argentine tourists are still reciprocating. New figures released this morning by Brazil’s Ministry of Tourism show that our northern neighbor welcomed 5.16 million foreign visitors last year, an 8% increase over the 4.8 million …