September 3, 2012 – Tbilvino, Georgia’s largest winemaking company, commenced harvest in the newly established Grape Primary Processing plant in town of Kvareli, Kakheti region.
Grape primary processing plant is equipped with the modern, European processing technology, provided by the renowned Italian manufacturer Della Toffola. The processing facility is sited in a 2500 sq.m building on a 1.5 ha territory intown of Kvareli. The capacity of the primary plant allows Tbilvino to process 5,000 tons of grapes per season. This is the largest and most modern wine primary plant constructed during the past few years in Georgia.
The construction of the primary was made possible though the partnership and support of International Finance Corporation (IFC), who provided a $1.5 million loan to accomplish the project.