Chișinău, Republic of Moldova – October 6, 2023 – Moldova is ready to host the prestigious Congress of the International Organisation of Vine and Wine (OIV) in 2025, a landmark occasion for the world wine group. This announcement, coinciding with the Moldova National Wine Day, underlines the vital contributions and dedication of the Republic of Moldova to the world viticulture sector
Established in 1924, the OIV performs an important function in harmonizing and standardizing the world wine trade, offering help and help via its in depth community of over 1,000 worldwide consultants from its 50 member states. As the group marks its centenary, the yr 2024 has been declared the “International Year of Vine and Wine”, celebrated below the overarching theme: “The Vine and Wine of Tomorrow”.
On October 4, 2023, Luigi Moio, President of the OIV, expressed pleasure over the accredited request from the Minister of Agriculture of the Republic of Moldova to manage the 46th OIV Congress in 2025. He acknowledged, “I’m thrilled, as this Congress shall be the fifth in the second century of our group’s historical past and it’ll happen in Moldova. Congratulations on the event of National Wine Day! This vital celebration, noticed in numerous nations, performs a big function in transferring the cherished custom of winemaking to future generations.”
Hosting the OIV Congress in 2025 in Moldova is just not solely a rare honor but additionally an immense accountability and a chance. This event permits us to showcase Moldova’s dedication and fervour for winemaking.
Moldovan Wine has tirelessly promoted high quality, sustainability, and innovation over the previous ten years. The OIV Congress hosted in the Republic of Moldova shall be a symbolic occasion, displaying collaboration and dedication to additional strengthening Moldova’s standing as a big and revered participant in the world wine panorama.
This announcement caps a decade of reform and evolution for the wine trade, celebrated as half of the “10 Years of Moldovan Wine Revolution” marketing campaign, aligning with the National Wine Day festivities held on October 7-8, 2023.