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French sugar beet yields continue to rise

Favourable weather conditions continued to raise yields in the current harvest, according to local press reports. 

Beet Sugar France Planted area

Futures Review: Sugar contract resume rally

Raw sugar futures in New York resumed their previous rally after two days of consolidation.

Sugar Cane Sugar Futures


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Russia sugar beet output reaches 4.5 million tonnes

Russia produced 4,541,050 tonnes of beet sugar in the 2017/18 season as of November 20, up 13.0% from 4,019,600 tonnes produced by the same date last year, according to the Russian Sugar Producers Union (Soyuzrossakhar).

Beet Sugar Russian Federation

Futures Review: Sugar continues retreat in low volume

Raw sugar futures in New York ended with losses as the market continued to retreat from its recent highs.

Sugar Cane Sugar

Fiji - Cane crush comes to an end on November 19

The Labasa sugar mill crushed 675,700 tonnes of cane by the end of the 2017 crush on November 19, according to local press reports.

Fiji Sugar

India - 2017/18 sugar season off to a flying start

As expected, cane crushing for 2017/18 has started earlier than in past years with 313 sugar mills already operational as of November 15, up from 222 at the same time last year, the Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA) said.

India Sugar

Ukraine - Sugar production reaches 1.49 mln t on November 20

Ukraine produced 1.49 mln tonnes of sugar from 10.53 mln tonnes of beet as of November 20, the National Association of Sugar Producers (Ukrtsukor) reported.

Ukraine Sugar

Ukraine - Sugar beet harvest 93% complete as of November 17

Ukrainian farmers harvested beet from 297,000 ha as of November 17, or 93% of the 318,000 ha to be harvested this season, the Ministry of Agrarian Policy said.

Ukraine Sugar
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Cargill to invest USD240m in Indian food processing

US commodities giant Cargill has announced it is investing USD240 million in India over the next five years.

Cargill Commercial

Hershey’s Q3 profits see 20% rise

US chocolate and confectionery maker Hershey reported a 20% profit increase during its third quarter. 

Financial Results Cocoa

Podcast: Is this really the start of a golden age for EU sugar?

EU sugar production quotas, which have limited output in the bloc since 1968, were finally abolished at the start of October 2017. So does this mean the EU will now re-establish itself as a major global exporter of the sweetener?

Beet Sugar Cane Sugar

Futures Review: Raw sugar futures surge to two-month high - July 31, 2017

Raw sugar futures in New York rose to a two-month high as speculators covered short positions following fuel tax changes in Brazil that could potentially divert cane from sugar production to ethanol.
Futures Sweeteners

Sugar tax causes CSD consumption to slump

Consumption of carbonated soft drinks (CSDs) with the highest sugar content fell by more than 70% in the first three months after a new Portuguese tax on sugary beverages started on February 1, announced officials from the Portuguese health ministry.
Carbonates Mexico

AGgregator: July 17, 2017

AGgregator: July 17, 2017

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