Economic Impact and Industry Growth : Michigan Wines
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Economic Impact and Industry Growth

Michigan Wine InfographicMichigan's wine industry is a significant economic contributor, with more than $5.4 billion in total economic impact. It affects many sectors including tourism, retail and jobs. Michigan wineries receive 1.7 million visits each year, and contribute to more than $252 million in tourism spending.


Michigan has 138 producers of wine with a majority of their production using Michigan fruit. There are 3,050 wine grape vineyard acres the state and Michigan has 5 federally designated American Viticultural Areas (AVA).

Download as separate files:

2017 Economic Impact Study of the Michigan Wine Industry (PDF) - full report

Executive Summary of Michigan Wine Impact Report (PDF)

Michigan Cider Industry Impact - Table (PDF)

Executive Summary of Michigan Hard Cider Impact Report (PDF)

Appendixes (PDF)

Infographic for Michigan Wine Industry (PDF)

Additional infographics and tables are available. Contact Jenelle Jagmin for tables and infographics by legislative district and county. This information is also available for cider industry specifically.

Additional Resources

AVA Map - Wine Regions in Michigan (PDF)

What's In A Bottle of Wine? (PDF)

Press Release - 2017 Economic Impact Report - PDF