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Scotch whisky worth £5 billion to UK economy

28 Jan 2015 | By Gemma McKenna

Scotch whisky’s £5 billion contribution to the UK economy is worth more than the iron, steel, textiles, shipping and computing industries, a new report has shown.

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Scotch whisky losing ground to other spirits, says Rabobank

26 Jan 2015 | By Gemma McKenna

Scotch whisky is losing market share to more innovative spirits categories, Rabobank has warned.

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Small distilleries back cut in duty campaign

21 Jan 2015 | By Gemma McKenna

Small distillers across the UK have come out in force in favour of a 2% cut in the rate of duty, which they maintain would boost growth in the industry.

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