Sugar futures trading saw prices plummet on January 19th. Analysts suggest a combination of reasons. Focus Economics says “”The elimination of sugar quotas in the European Union starting this year will likely boost supply and is expected to cause sugar prices to drop in the near future”.
During the early ‘80s, I worked as a volunteer at an agricultural development project in Malkerns, Swaziland training and rehabilitating young adults with physical handicaps and minor mental disability. A […]
During the cocktail reception hosted by Mitr Phol at the recent ISSCT congress in Chiang Mai, I had the opportunity to speak with the company’s CEO Krisda Monthienvichienchai. Some ten […]
In sugar factories and refineries material balances are very much part of the work done by sugar technologists. Material balances are required to calculate efficiencies and quantities of products in stock, to investigate potential problems, and to provide information in many other areas.
Sugar prices maintained dull range trading path in mid-October after climbing to a near four-year high in September, as the market awaits new fundamentals and at the same time faces some technical pressures. The jump from about US21¢ to about US23¢ happened on a single day in mid-September.