The program aims to increase knowledge among trade professionals on the diversity and quality of Caribbean rum, according to WIRSPA chairman Dr.
Full Disclosure: WIRSPA covered the cost of travel and accommodations during this visit to the Caribbean.
To start, WIRSPA
aims to use the marque to promote the development of Authentic Caribbean Rum as a distinct sector within the beverage alcohol industry.
Back in June, WIRSPA
came up here and met with people from the State Department and the USTR.
Therefore, for twenty years (1975-1995), WIRSPA
officials argued for the removal of the quota restriction to ensure greater competition within the European Union rum trade, but to no avail.
The entry-level Authentic Caribbean Rum mark can be used by any WIRSPA
blended golden rums from the region.