Russian vodka output on decline

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MOSCOW, May 19 (RIA Novosti) - Russian vodka output declined 2% year-on-year to 37.3 million decaliters in the first four months of 2008, the country's National Alcohol Association said on Monday.

Ethanol production fell 27.6% year-on-year to 13.9 million decaliters in January-April 2008.

According to official statistics, wine output went up 10.5% year-on-year to 15.6 million decaliters in the first four months of 2008.

Russia produced 5.2 million decaliters of champagne and sparkling wines in the reporting period, up 16% against the same period last year, and cognac production increased 19.6% year-on-year to 5.2 million decaliters. The output of low alcohol drinks doubled year-on-year to 13.1 million decaliters in January-April 2008.

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