International News

October 2, 2020
Reuters | https://reut.rs/34tRC32 NEW YORK (Reuters) - The staggering size of the most recent raw sugar delivery by market players holding futures contracts in New York, a record 2.62 million tonnes, has traders concerned that demand is fading in important markets like China. Traders take monthly... Read More
September 24, 2020
The Hindu Business Line | https://bit.ly/3liAZ16 The Dutch bank predicts sugar supply balance as India expected to up production by 16 per cent in 2020/21 Global sugar consumption should grow 1.9 per cent in the 2020/21 season (October-September) after a fall of 1.5 per cent in 2019/20 due to the... Read More
October 7, 2020
Vietnam Plus | https://bit.ly/34uPKqW Hanoi (VNA) - Vietnam will investigate signs of dumping of sugar imported from Thailand, said the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT). The ministry on September 21 issued Decision No 2466/QD-BCT on initiating an anti-dumping and anti-subsidy investigation for... Read More
September 13, 2020
Business Mirror | https://bit.ly/2GA9m4X The La Niña weather system could roil global food production, sending prices higher, as potential droughts and floods bring upheaval to a suite of key agricultural commodities from Southeast Asia to South America. The highly anticipated phenomenon has... Read More
September 12, 2020
Bangkok Post | https://bit.ly/3lkWJtk RIO DE JANEIRO - The United States and Brazil said Friday they had reached a deal for the South American country to temporarily resume tariff-free ethanol imports, a political win for President Donald Trump. Ethanol is a key agricultural export for Iowa, a... Read More