Washington wines could be making the journey to Australia
Washington State is known for its greenery, apples and wine. In fact, Washington wines could be sitting at Australian dinner tables one day soon. Right now, Australia only imports about $3 million of its $600 million dollar wine market, from the U.S. Representative Dan Newhouse met with winery owners and a member from the U.S. Embassy in Australia to talk about the possibly of more exports.
Doug Hartley, with the Department of Commerce in Australia told NBC Right Now starting with local wineries in the state is important, because we can all reap the benefits.