Advocacy and Policy Stances for the Distilled Spirits Council

Industry Responds to COVID-19

Our COVID-19 Industry Response page is a resource for distillers,

Federal Issues

The Distilled Spirits Council works diligently in the nation’s capital to ensure the spirits sector is leading the discussion on Capitol Hill and setting the agenda with policy makers in the regulatory agencies.

State Issues & Market Modernization

The Distilled Spirits Council aims to increase market access for consumers across the United States. From fighting high state liquor taxes to increasing Sunday sales and spirits tastings, our mission is to modernize state laws and regulations.

State Spirits Data

This interactive map will provide you state specific data around distilled spirits.

International Trade & Export Promotion

The Council’s Office of International Issue and Trade seeks to promote and protect the spirits sector’s interests in multilateral, regional and bilateral trade agreements and to monitor and address wide-ranging regulatory developments that affect worldwide exports of U.S.-produced distilled spirits.