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Auctions

September 20, 2011

DRC prices surge in Hong Kong

We recently reported on the blog that Lafite's performance at Christie's Finest and Rarest Wines auction in Hong Kong was relatively underwhelming. Burgundy's…

September 8, 2011

Lafite underperforms at HK auction

A collection of Lafite spanning 1981 to 2005 sold for HK$4.2 million (£336,000) at a Christie's auction in Hong Kong on Saturday….

January 27, 2011

Hong Kong auctions kick off 2011

The 2011 auction calendar kicked off in earnest this past weekend, with Hong Kong playing host to three headline sales…

November 4, 2010

Hong Kong boosts Lafite trade

Unprecedented buying at the Sotheby’s ex-cellars and SK auctions in Hong Kong, coupled with the recent announcement that the 08…

October 29, 2010

Hong Kong buyers bid up a storm

The Sotheby's Lafite Ex-Cellar Auction in Hong Kong has seen furious buying so far, with numerous vintages fetching super-premium prices. On…

October 27, 2010

The litmus test for Lafite 2008

Lafite's decision to feature the Chinese symbol of luck on all bottles of the 2008 vintage has ignited a frenzy of activity…