International News

June 26, 2020
S&P Global Platts | https://bit.ly/2W0aPGa Singapore — India's sugar production is forecast to rise 12% year on year to 30.5 million mt in the October 2020- September 2021 season, according to projections from the Indian Sugar Mills Association or ISMA on June 25. The increase will be mainly from... Read More
June 15, 2020
The Times of India | https://bit.ly/3gDqSSa The global closure of restaurants, sports arenas and cinemas means sugar demand will drop this season for the first yimr in four decades, according to supply chain services company Czarnikow Group. Drink and confectionery sales at giants including Coca-Cola... Read More
June 9, 2020
Reuters | https://reut.rs/2Z95JJz BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand approved 10 billion baht ($319 million) in aid on Tuesday for its sugarcane farmers, whose output has been hit by drought. Thailand is the world’s second-largest sugar exporter, behind Brazil, but its production plunged by more than 40% in... Read More
June 8, 2020
Reuters | https://bit.ly/31VIBA0 NEW YORK/SAO PAULO/NEW DELHI, June 8 (Reuters) - More than 70 ships are lined up at Brazil's port of Santos to load sugar for export in a queue that may take a month to clear after buyers worldwide scrambled to get ahead of possible disruption caused by the ravages of... Read More
June 2, 2020
Financial Express | https://bit.ly/3cLPw0p In Maharashtra, the country's second largest sugar producing state, the output has declined sharply to 6.09 million tonnes so far this season from 10.72 million tonnes in the year-ago period. With further relaxations in COVID-19 lockdown rules, sugar demand in... Read More