Bottles of Champagne Sit in a Bar in London

Bottles of Champagne Sit in a Bar in London

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Bottles of Champagne are seen at a bar in London. While the U.K., U.S. and Germany held their established positions as the top three export markets for Champagne over the years from 2008 to 2012, Japan climbed to fourth from sixth in the table as sales rose 9 percent over the period, according to CIVC.