Auction Spring Fever

Sales of rare wines continue to rise despite economic woes
Peter D. Meltzer
Issue: August 31, 2008

The wine auction market continued its relentless roll from late April through the end of May, bucking the vicissitudes of financial markets. Nearly 11,000 lots worth more than $36 million were auctioned in the United States.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands July 16, 2008.

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