Focus on France

France's wine makers face up to foreign competition

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Reuters

France's grape harvest is approaching, when wine producers all over the country will get their teams into the fields to collect grapes and to start producing the 2010 vintage. But France, one of the world's oldest grape growers, is facing stiff competition from New World countries such as Australia, Chile, South Africa and the US. How are French wine producers meeting the challenge?