International News

May 15, 2019
Marcelo Teixeira (Reuters) | https://reut.rs/2HLo59L SAO PAULO, May 21 (Reuters) - Brazil will no longer seek a panel at the World Trade Organization (WTO) to investigate China’s sugar trade policies, the Brazilian government said on Tuesday, smoothing commercial relations with its top trade partner... Read More
May 15, 2019
Preeti Bhagat (Cogencis) | https://bit.ly/2YOyXux NEW DELHI – At a time when Indian market is flooded with excess sugar, there seems no way out other than exports to get rid of the surplus. Exports of 7-8 mln tn is a must in 2019-20 (Oct-Sep) in order to bring about stability in the domestic market,... Read More
May 15, 2019
Isis Almeida (Bloomberg) | https://bloom.bg/2wa5Hlw Sugar king Brazil is shunning the sweetener as booming demand for ethanol siphons off more of its cane crop. That’s the assessment of Alvean, the world’s largest... Read More
March 18, 2019
Wichit Chantanusornsiri (Bangkok Post) | https://bit.ly/2WG0s8A The state-owned Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperatives (BAAC) is set to launch a drought relief measure, offering farmers a three-year instalment plan for interest payments.  The measure has been prepared in anticipation of... Read More
April 22, 2019
Business World | https://bit.ly/2IKO0k4 PARIS — French sugar producer, Cristal Union, said on Thursday it tipped into the red last year and plans to shut two factories in France as it expects global oversupply to continue pressuring prices. The closures, which will take place next year, are the... Read More