Earning Curve: Wine

Last Updated: 31 Aug 2010

Bordeaux wine region, turnover ('05): £2.18bn
LVMH champagne and wine sales, first-half 2007; £444m
Languedoc Roussillon vineyard, starting price: £1.36m
Top London sommelier, per year: £32k
'Undrinkable' bottle of Nazi 'Fuhrerwein', at auction (2007): £4k
Grape-picker in France, per eight-hour day: £34

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