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14-05-2020, 11:59
Producers expect customs tariffs for single malt Scotch whisky to be lifted

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is not the only challenge Scotch whisky industry have to face. High customs tariffs imposed by the US on single malt whisky exports still apply. Fortunately, the governments of the United States and Great Britain began negotiations on a trade agreement between these...

13-05-2020, 10:57
Against the grain

There’s no doubt in my mind that hyper-old grain has a place among the best liquids in the world Grain whisky rarely gets to see old age. By its very nature, most grain is produced with the intention of being used for blending purposes after four or five years. Some is kept for use in aged...

11-05-2020, 16:00
Investments in whisky casks – risk factors

Investment risk is an inherent feature of every investment. It does not always have to be understood in a negative way - in the language of investors, "risk" only means that the investment will achieve a different result than expected - including a better one. However, a more intuitive...

04-05-2020, 15:56
How to build an effective investment portfolio

During the turmoil in financial markets, it is particularly visible how important for the investment’s effectiveness is the diversification of the portfolio, which gives it stability and allows to reduce the losses during a crisis point. It also often allows you to get a higher rate of return....

04-05-2020, 13:08
SWA portal helps fight against the coronavirus

Only in the last 3 weeks there have been more than 130 registrations in the new portal launched by the Scotch Whisky Association to help  fighting against the spread of the coronavirus. This initiative of SWA has had a remarkably good response from not only the distilleries but also from the...

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