Under the microscope
Cork has been meticulously analysed in various areas and in several countries. The characteristics of this 100% natural material surprise researchers interested in analysing the properties and potential of this raw material. The world wants to know more details of the behaviour of the bark of the cork oak, its performance, flexibility in new applications, the development of the industry. A world to study, a world to discover.
Performance of Different Closures
The master’s degree thesis "Wine closures: An exploratory study of the attitudes and preferences of the Portuguese consumer”, by Lídia Maria Santos Moreira, Faculty of Economics of Porto [...]
Evolution of the Industry Studies of the sector
The Portuguese Competition Authority published a report that intends to describe the functioning of the cork sector in Portugal, from the extraction of raw materials to the marketing of the [...]
Cork Oak and Cork Oak Forest Studies