Liv-ex wine prices

Liv-ex, the fine wine market, is a transaction-based source of real time and historic fine wine market data. Its price data is used by professional fine wine merchants to value their stock and inform buying and selling decisions.

All standard Liv-ex prices are reflective of stock held in bond. This means that they exclude taxes, which vary according to country.

Market Price

The price you are likely to pay for Standard-In-Bond (SIB) compliant stock (with no condition issues*) in the market. Calculated from the lowest price advertised by leading stockholders in the EU.

Prices given are for 12x75cl trades, or 6x75cl converted to a 12x75cl price.

Mid-Price

The mid-point between the highest live bid and lowest live offer on the market, validated against additional data including transaction prices. Mid-prices are used to calculate the Liv-ex indices and value the world’s leading fine wine funds.

Prices given are for 12x75cl trades, or 6x75cl converted to a 12x75cl price.

Bid Price and Offer Price

The price at which Liv-ex trading members are currently bidding to buy or offering to sell the wine on the market.

Auction Price

The 30-day average price collected from all of the major auction houses.

Average List Price

The 30-day mean price for all stock listed by Liv-ex merchants.

Offex data
Transaction data gathered from members who provide information on trades conducted through their own sales channels. The data is available on wine charts and is also anonymised and turned into a 30-day-average price.

*Possible condition issues include but are not limited to: label and/or capsule damage, signs of leakage or pushed out corks, low levels of wine in bottle, non-EU or merchant strip labels, non-original packaging.

Find out more about Liv-ex trading contracts here.