The Consortium in numbers

Balsamic Vinegar of Modena (Aceto Balsamico di Modena) has a certified production of over 90 million litres a year: the Consorzio Tutela Aceto Balsamico di Modena (Consortium for protection of Balsamic Vinegar of Modena) represents over 98% of it. There are 50 associated companies: among them are some of the historic brand names in the sector that since the beginning of the 20th century have been contributing to the product’s success both in Italy and on the international markets.

Sector

The world of Balsamic Vinegar of Modena (Aceto Balsamico di Modena) includes 119 cellars, 62 must concentrators, 72 vinegar plants and 177 packers. There are over 1000 sector operators.

Global spread

90% of the production of Balsamic Vinegar of Modena (Aceto Balsamico di Modena) is exported: today the product is sold in 120 different countries and is among the main ambassadors for Italian agri-food excellence in the world.

Market

The production turnover of Balsamic Vinegar of Modena (Aceto Balsamico di Modena) is over 400 million euros, and the sales turnover is over 1 billion euros. These figures place the product among the top ten Italian PDO and PGI food specialties, alongside Grana Padano PDO, Parmigiano Reggiano PDO, Parma Ham PDO, San Daniele Ham PDO and Gorgonzola PDO.

*2016 Data