Our Budget Submission to HM Treasury sets out the case for a duty freeze on Scotch Whisky in the 2018 Autumn Budget. It is time to back our winners, and stop the Scotch Super Tax.
The 5% increase in spirits duty in today’s Budget penalises the Scotch Whisky industry and consumers and undermines the growth agenda for the UK economy, the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) said.
The Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) is celebrating its centenary this year. One of the highlights is set to be a major exhibition, Scotch Whisky: From Grain to Glass, in the Scottish Parliament.
Across Scotland, 10,000 people are directly employed and over 35,000 jobs are supported by the Scotch Whisky industry. This
report provides a snapshot of the many people employed in the industry. It gives a flavour of the diversity of skills and highlights the importance of the industry to local communities.
A report launched today illustrates the diversity of jobs supported by the Scotch Whisky industry which directly employs more than 10,000 people across Scotland and underpins many local communities.
The Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) has welcomed the UK Government’s initiative launched today (27 January) to boost exports of food and drink to fast-growing global markets.
An Indian court has granted a temporary injunction against two Indian drinks companies claimed to be “passing off” local whisky as Scotch Whisky.
The Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) has welcomed Russia’s accession to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) as it should provide a more transparent and predictable trading environment for Scotch Whisky importers.
Scotch Whisky exports hit a record high as the Scotch Whisky Association unveiled Ian Curle, chief executive of The Edrington Group, as its new chairman.
The extra legal protection granted to Scotch Whisky in Turkey is being recognised this week as part of a celebration of Scottish Food and Drink in Ankara.
Gavin Hewitt, chief executive of the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA), has been elected President of the European Spirits Organisation – CEPS.