ARGENTINA

GENERAL LAW ON WINE, DECREES AND RESOLUTIONS ON OENOLOGICAL PRACTICES AND LABELLING

The production and merchandising of wine products in Argentina is regulated by the General Law on Wine N° 14878, that is available in the following website: http://www.inv.gov.ar/PDF/Legislacion/Ley14878.PDF

Oenological Practices

The list of licit oenological practices for wine and musts can be found in the following website: http://www.inv.gov.ar/normativas.php?ind=1

The text of the resolutions and other regulations that establish licit oenological practices is available in the following website: http://www.inv.gov.ar/gmcv.php?ind=5

Labelling

The resolution N° C. 20/04 of the National Institute of Viticulture approves the requirements for wine labelling and it can be consulted in the following website:
http://www.inv.gov.ar/resoluciones/2004/ResolucionNC20-04.pdf


Note: The information available in the website of the National Institute of Viticulture is available for the time being only in Spanish.


Last Updated on 2-17-09 by JF