500 million Portuguese cork stoppers jump all over the world at New Year's Eve!

Sparkling wine corks represent 18.5% of total exports. France, Italy and the United States are the main markets.

Five hundred million Portuguese corks popped out of champagne bottles all over the world when the 12 bells sounded. Much of the production of the Portuguese territory targets the international market, and only sparkling wine corks represent 18.5% of total exported stoppers. 

The Portuguese cork is always present in great moments!

Source jornal i