So: “.wine” or “.vin” ?
Who’s going to be the fisrt to launch the .wine?
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Should such extension remain in Bordeaux - France: wine’s capital?
Just for Bordeaux, figures are already impressive:
13 000 wine growers,
9 380 vineyards,
160 countries where to export,
…and how many brands and famous names...
Now counting worldwide, this is a lot of domain names!
According to the new information available online, the average investment to launch a new TLD is around $500 000 dollars with a non refundable fee of $50 000.
For a price of $20/domain name sold during a Landrush, this represents 25 000 domain names to sell.Did I forget to mention the price of a Sunrise is far higher than a Landrush?And…did I also forget to mention each domain name is to be renewed once a year?
Based on these figures, it should take less than 2 years to reach profitability.
Lucrative isn’t it?
So, is France going to be the first one to INVEST and keep our Cultural “Patrimoine” in the country?