More than two thirds of Scots want the Chancellor to cut sky-high duty rates on whisky in this month’s Budget, new polling has revealed.
Scotch Whisky exports increased in value by 3.4% in the first half of the year to £1.8 billion, boosted by the continuing growth in popularity of Single Malts across the globe, including the USA, the industry’s largest market.
In the final blog of his Brexit series, Martin Bell focuses on the WTO and the UK's future role within the organisation.
The SWA is calling on the UK Government to 'drop the dram duty' as UK sales of Scotch fall after tax hike in spring Budget.
Martin Bell's penultimate blog in his Brexit series, focuses on european and international law in the context of trade and tarriffs.
The EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) which comes into force today (21 September) is welcomed by industry, and will benefit Scotch Whisky exports.
Scotch Whisky distilleries achieved a record number of visits last year and more sites than ever are opening their doors to showcase the skill and craftsmanship of this iconic industry.
A blog from our CEO following her recent visit to Japan as part of the Prime Minister's business/international trade delegation.
SWA chief executive Karen Betts is this week joining the Prime Minister and Secretary of State for International Trade as part of a business delegation to Japan, an important and growing market for Scotch.
Scotch Whisky is one of the first applications to be listed on New Zealand’s register of geographical indications (GIs) - a sign used on wines and spirits from a specific area which have a quality, reputation or other characteristic linked to that location.