The French government has opened up a variety of statistics and data on domestically produced wine, including quantities of wine being produced and stored in each region of the country. It even breaks the figures down by type of wine. The data, which is used for taxation and other purposes in France, is available annually and going back to 2009. Since 2013, the government has also offered the information on a monthly basis.
Travis Korte is a research analyst at the Center for Data Innovation specializing in data science applications and open data. He has a background in journalism, computer science and statistics. Prior to joining the Center for Data Innovation, he launched the Science vertical of The Huffington Post and served as its Associate Editor, covering a wide range of science and technology topics. He has worked on data science projects with HuffPost and other organizations. Before this, he graduated with highest honors from the University of California, Berkeley, having studied critical theory and completed coursework in computer science and economics. His research interests are in computational social science and using data to engage with complex social systems. You can follow him on Twitter @traviskorte.