Welcome to FIVS!

Since 1951, FIVS has been serving the interests of the alcohol beverage industry on an international scale. FIVS is a worldwide federation designed to serve the wine, beer and spirits sectors.

We work to promote a successful industry in an environment free from trade-distorting factors of all kinds. We also provide an ideal forum to encourage the exchange of information among our members.


18 rue d'Aguesseau

75008 Paris



Wine Category Committee

Scientific & Technical Committee

Working Groups

Trade Facilitation


Consumer Orientation

Social Responsibility

Liaison Groups

OIV: Scientific Standards

WHO: Public Health Policies

WTO: Agriculture Negotiations

CODEX: Food Standards

WCO: Customs Classification

OECD: Economy and Governance

OIML: Legal Metrology

WIPO: Intellectual Property Rights

WWTG: World Wine Trade Group


FIVS California Meetings

2016 Global Trade Policy Conference



Members' Access




- Special Announcement -
The FIVS community mourns the untimely death of our Chair, Jim Finkle, on 04 September 2015.
Jim was passionate about international trade policy matters and made innumerable contributions to help develop the industry’s capabilities. An important part of his legacy was the creation of a vibrant and effective FIVS.
We will miss Jim enormously.

- Click here to read a tribute by New York Wine & Grape Foundation President Jim Trezise.-