Questions or comments on our new mobile-responsive site? Tell us here.
Log In / Join Now

Magazine Archives: Jan. 31 - Feb. 28, 2007

Bidders Aren't Tired

Final wine auctions of 2006 show no signs of a slowing market
Peter D. Meltzer
Issue: February 28, 2007


Apart from new record prices, the most revealing aspect of the final auctions of 2006 was the 91 percent average sold rate. Always a good barometer of the market's health, the rate is particularly strong given how much wine went on the block: Nearly 17,000 lots brought in $40.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands January 18, 2007.


To continue reading this page, become a WineSpectator.com member today!

Do you have a Wine Spectator magazine subscription? Save 50% on your Online Membership right now!


Already a member?


WineRatings+ app: Download now for 300,000+ ratings.