• China Rain Curbs Region China Rain Curbs Region

    2016-01-07 15:12:00.575 GMT By Marvin G. Perez (Bloomberg) -- Above avg rain in south China from Oct-Dec. had

    Jan 7, 2016

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  • Brazil mills cut debt as domestic sugar prices jump Brazil mills cut debt as domestic sugar prices jump

    Cash-strapped Brazilian mills, which struggled for years with weak sugar prices due to a global glut, say they are now locking into a surge in domestic prices to cut debt. The domestic sugar market is tightening in Brazil after heavy rains cut sugar content in cane, while the global market is shifting into deficit after years of surpluses, driving up world raw sugar futures prices to near 10-month highs.

    Dec 14, 2015

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  • China corn drive to cut imports of ethanol - but not of sugar China corn drive to cut imports of ethanol - but not of sugar

    China's drive to boost domestic corn consumption, and slash its huge inventories of the grain, looks a threat to a boom in imports of ethanol, but not to elevated sugar purchases, Green Pool Commodities said. Tom McNeill, director at the Australia-based sugar and biofuels consultancy, said that China's ethanol imports

    Nov 17, 2015

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  • Brazil Showing `Red Flag' to Sugar Bulls High on Surging Futures Brazil Showing `Red Flag' to Sugar Bulls High on Surging Futures

    Sugar bulls on a high over surging futures prices be warned. Brazilian export sales are still signaling market weakness and sluggish demand. While futures jumped 39 percent in the past two months, exporters are selling sugar in the physical market at a wider discount. That raises a

    Nov 2, 2015

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