The amount Russia can ship out will be among topics discussed by traders, analysts, refiners and shipping firms gathering in Dubai from Sunday.
Cane Production for 2016 season was 1.39 million tonnes with a production of 140,000 tonnes of sugar compared to 1.86 million tonnes of cane and 222,000 tonnes of sugar in 2015.
Global supplies will outpace demand by about 1 to 3 mt in 2017-18
Leaders of Iowa’s biofuel industry express optimism for 2017, while admitting challenges lie ahead.
Opponents of U.S. sugar policy have argued that U.S. barriers to imports keep sugar prices abnormally high in the U.S. and contribute to companies that use lots of the sweetener plants to Mexico.
Counting on next season’s return to surplus to buy your sugar cheap? You may want to hedge your bets.
Market can’t handle another major weather event, Sucden says
Sweden’s Prime Minister, Stefan Löfven, has unveiled proposals to go carbon-neutral by 2045.
Sugar bulls received a double fillip when both Fitch Ratings and BTG Pactual unveiled upbeat outlook for prices of the sweetener, flagging this a boost too to prospects for Brazil's cane milllers
According to Angel Commodities, expect sugar prices to trade sideways as the prices have reached highest levels in the year and there is an expectation of consolidation at this level.
The Nigerian Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, has said that biofuels would soon become the West African country’s foreign exchange earner, if “we can apply both our mind and might into it”. According to local…
As a result, biodiesel demand is expected to reach 24 million liters in 2017.
The pest that appears to be the fall armyworm has been reported in the northern Limpopo and North West provinces
A rally that took raw sugar prices to a more than four-year high in late 2016 is expected to run out of steam this year as Brazil’s main producing region looked set for record output that will reduce a world supply deficit, a Reuters poll…
The deal comprises five plants in Ternopil region (Barshcheuski Buceatchi, Zbarazh, Kozovsky, Lanovetsky and Horoskovsky) and Gorodenka sugar factory in Ivano-Frankivsk region.
Although prices are lofty, they have pulled back since reaching a four-year high in late 2016. Causing the pullback is the expectation for bumper yields from the upcoming crop in Brazil.
In a state visit to Brasilia, Argentina President Mauricio Macri said the South American regional trade bloc Mercosur would in particular seek to strengthen its relationship with Mexico
Sugar is not included on the list of goods and products subject to free trade within Mercosur, the South American bloc that includes Uruguay, Paraguay and Venezuela.