Investing in Bordeaux: Trading buoyant, progress steady

Spotlight on Bordeaux
Châteaux Palmer,
Figeac and Léoville
Las Cases are all
trading strongly.

Price gains among Bordeaux wines have been more modest overall than for top Burgundy and Champagne in 2022, but the region has still seen plenty of trading activity.

Liv-ex, a global marketplace for the trade, said its Bordeaux 500 index was up by 4% year-to-date at the end of July, versus increases of 25% and 16% on the Burgundy 150 and Champagne 50 indices.