National Wine Institute

Article 17 of the law stipulates the creation of a National Wine Institute, which was created in 2013. In collaboration with the government, the institute will be responsible for all areas of grape growing and wine production including:

  • Viticulture
  • Viniculture
  • Legal issues
  • Commercial concerns
  • Quality control and analysis
  • The eventual creation of a system similar to, and inspired by, the French AOC system