In 2008 the government abolished duty on imported wines, Y18 set up in January 2009, which is the largest fine wine online platform in Hong Kong. In Hong Kong, China and Macau, we have more than ten thousands members including 3,000 active members.
From Y18, more than 20,000 wines that you can choose, we directly imported Grand Crus from around the world so that Hong Kong wine lovers can enjoy the best quality wines at reasonable prices. We have established partnerships with major traders and private collectors around the world, so that we can have quality, rare and most widely sources. Apart from wine importers, we also willing to provide professional advice to private clients and wine lovers. Released the latest wine news, participate in various wine tastings. We are committed to provide our wine lovers’ professional, efficient, simple and comprehensive online shopping platform.
Liv-ex operates the global marketplace for fine wine. It makes fine wine trading more transparent, efficient and safe for the benefit of its members and the market as a whole. Located in London's Liv-ex is the world's most prestigious wine trade index, currently qualify trading members for wine trading platform in the Liv-ex is just more than 440. All companies with strong financial strength and integrity of the business reputation in fine wine industry. Y18 obtain the trading member qualification as early as February 2010.
We provide one-stop service to acquire rare and fine wines, purchased from private collectors and reliable traders. After customers placed order, we will take a constant temperature-control shipment back to Hong Kong by AIR to ensure that all wines are in the best conditions and to give customers full confidence.
Y18 is a member of Hong Kong Wine Merchants' Chamber of Commerce which has been keen on communicating with various Government departments on policy matters regarding to the wine industry as well, promote and organize more trade exhibits around china to explore more market possibilities.