In the UK, biodiesel use rebounded during April to October 2016, Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation data showed Thursday, with consumption up nearly 10% on the year at 398 million liters in line with 3% higher fossil diesel use yet…
The company is expanding beet storage capacity at its sugar factory in Lillers (Pas-de-Calais). The new €1.5 million 2.5 ha long-term storage area will accommodate 60,000 to 70,000 tonnes of beet
An Indian company with international experience in the sugar industry is interested in investing in the low-producing Skeldon Sugar Factory with the aim of making it profitable in less than two years , an investment broker said Sunday.…
Millers in Brazil's main center-south region will direct more than 47 percent of their cane crop to sugar output in the 2017/18 harvest, which begins in April
Raw sugar futures on ICE rallied to a 2-1/2-month high on Friday, on support from chart-based buy signals and expectations for demand from top consumer India, while the market made its biggest weekly rise in four weeks. New York cocoa…
Indian mills will likely produce 21.3 million tonnes of sugar during the year—the lowest in seven years— and 9% lower than ISMA’s earlier estimates released in September
U.S. ethanol producers pumped out the biofuel at a record pace last week, but higher output belies growing concern in the industry that policy changes in the United States and China could upend demand for their product.
St1, a Finnish energy company, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Ubon Bio Ethanol to launch a pilot project of the production of bioethanol from cassava waste, with the aim of setting up a joint venture for ethanol…
Exchange rates and high prices currently favor sugar producers
The south Asian country is the world's biggest consumer of the sweetener with annual demand of around 25 million tonnes.
The rise in raw sugar was technically-driven as prices nudged past a resistance level, triggering buy stops and fresh fund buying.
Decision expected to come into force later this week
Liberalisation of European Union sugar production will drive output even higher than thought, boosting export prospects
The war between sugar producers and refiners on the issue of whether the government should lower a 40% import duty on the sweetener is now out in the open.
As production expectations decline in the world’s number two sugar producer, money managers have increased their bullish expectations on the commodity
The requirement to use 20% of palm oil in biodiesel fuel can reduce import of fossil fuel-based fuels.
Mexico should accept the U.S. offer
During the first half of January, only 11 units continued to process sugarcane in the south-central region.