WATCH: How the lockdown is affecting the wine industry
Business Day TV
Published at : 02 Jan 2021
Wine producers are confused, angry and despairing about what to try next to ensure job security of a vital yet increasingly shaky agricultural sector. Minister for Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma announcing on 16 April that transportation of alcohol is prohibited, unless for the production of hand sanitisers and household cleaning products or industrial use. That all changed again on Wednesday with her latest about turn now allowing wine exports. Wendy Appelbaum, the owner and chair of De Morgenzon Estate; Carrie Adams, Partner at Norman Goodfellows, Jeremy Sampson the MD of Brand Finance Africa and Ken Forrester, the Maestro of Chenin talks to Business Day TV's Michael Avery about the effects of the lockdown on the wine industry.