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Asia

Asia (GB)
Asie (F)
Asia (ES)
Asia (I)
Ásia (PO)
Azië (N)

In antiquity and during the antiquity the high cultures of Middle East and Central Asia were like Assyria. Babylonia and Mesopotamia the most important founders of viticulture and wine culture. Asia is thus considered the cradle of wine culture. A cultivation of vines exist in the countries Afghanistan. Armenia. Azerbaijan. bhutan. China. Georgia. India. Indonesia. Iraq. Iran. Israel. Japan. Yemen. Jordan. Kazakhstan. Kyrgyzstan. Laos. Lebanon. Myanmar (Burma), Nepal. Pakistan. Philippines. Russia (partly Europe), Sri Lanka. South Korea. Syria. Tajikistan. Taiwan. Thailand. Turkey (to a small extent Europe), turkmenistan. Uzbekistan. Vietnam and Cyprus,

Map of Europe and Asia

In 2012, the Asian vineyard area comprised 1.801 million hectares with an upward trend, which corresponds to 24% of the world area. However, only 15.5 million hectoliters of wine were produced, which accounts for only 6% of the world amount. Because the proceeds are largely for table grapes. raisins and the distillation used. However, a lot of wine is imported. See also country lists under Africa. Europe. New world. South America and tropics, as well as a table with all countries below Wine production volumes,

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