Claar Cellars Winery winemaker Joe Hudon, left, and co-owner Bob Whitelatch, right, talk with Doug Hartley on Wednesday during a tour of the Pasco winery.
Hartley with the U.S. Commercial Service in Australia is touring the area to promote export opportunities to that country for the wine industry in rural Washington.
He said there is a $600 million import market for wine in Australia. Rep. Dan Newhouse also joined the tour.
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