Oregon wine industry reports record sales and production figures

Oregon wine industry reports record sales and production figures

Oregon's wine industry outpaced the rest of the U.S. in sales growth in 2011.

For the first time in its nearly 50-year history, the $2.7 billion industry exceeded the two million case mark, according to the 2011 Oregon Winery Census Report.

Total case sales, including the sale of bulk wine, reached 2.2 million, topping the prior record of 1.93 million set in 2010, according to the report produced by Southern Oregon University's Southern Oregon Research Center.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

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