Newsletter 9 – To keep you up-to date

Bordeaux City Bond increases its capital  Bordeaux City Bond celebrated the arrival of autumn with a substantial increase in its capital. Thanks to the Bordeaux CCI and to Vinexpo, its capital has risen from € 200,000 to € 500,000, an increase of 150%. Proof of its success, if any was needed! The bond warehouse now enjoys even closer ties with the Bordeaux CCI, two strong “entrepreneurial allies”.   Releasing wine to the domestic market: victory at last! In his reply […]


New legislation in favour of wine exporters and Bordeaux City Bond   Storing wine in bond is currently experiencing a minor revolution! Bottles stored in a bonded warehouse whilst awaiting export can now be sold on the French market without having to request prior authorisation. This historic step forward was achieved last July thanks to Bordeaux City Bond, Bordeaux CCI’s bonded warehouse. It represents a new opportunity for the warehouse along with all those involved in the wine trade and the […]

Newsletter 8 – To keep you up-to date

VINEXPO Hong Kong 2016: a guaranteed success 2016 was certainly a particularly successful year for Bordeaux City Bond in terms of communication, ranked in the Top 25 by Twitter for Vinexpo Hong Kong. The image of Bordeaux City Bond travels the world and is widely recognised. In Asia, the specialist in bonded storage for Grands Cru wines no longer needs any introduction; the major importers already know us. For the event, Virginie Calmels, deputy to the Mayor of Bordeaux, Alain […]


All our compassion for the families and friends of the victims of the terrorist attack in Orlando.

1rst of July 2016 : A new maritime regulation “SOLAS”

Following to a new regulation regarding the maritime transport, more than 200 nautical miles, which will take effect from the 1rst of July 2016, Bordeaux City Bond will undertake to pass the Verified Gross Mass “VGM” (masse brute vérifiée) on to the chartered shipping companies. Adopted by the International Shipping Organization, this regulation is seen as a new amendment to the international Convention for the safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS).        

The Cité du Vin of Bordeaux

Bordeaux City Bond wants to share the birth of a monument, unique in the world, dedicated to the cultures of the     wine: the Cité du Vin of Bordeaux.

A special ultra-resistant shockproof outer packaging for cases: for a safe and sure transport

In collaboration with CHRONOVITI Bordeaux City Bond offers its clients the possibility of shipping their wine loose, in small quantities, both within France and overseas. To guarantee an optimal protection for the wine and the cases during the frequent handling required during transport, Bordeaux City Bond uses the bottle packaging and additional outer packaging for wooden cases from Eureka Logistique. A graphic demonstration using the shockproof ultra-resistant ADIPAK case!

Bordeaux City Bond and E-Provenance

Bordeaux City Bond collaborates with E-Provenance in order to establish a system for checking wine is stored in the best conditions during transport. So Bordeaux City Bond is improving its quality and innovation policy, opening the way for continuous monitoring by an independent organisation that provides objective quality data.


Why being at Vinexpo is important for Bordeaux City Bond ? Bordeaux City Bond has become an essential player in the international wine market. The pilot bonded warehouse continues to intrigue and attract an ever-increasing number of key figures, and Mrs. Virginie Calmels is one such. Her interest in Bordeaux City Bond was confirmed by a meeting with our President, Mr. Philippe Dumand, and Managing Director, Mrs. Mélusine Ampe, on their stand in the heart of the VINEXPO fair. Underlining […]