International Sugar Journal

Poland – 2021 commenced with sugar tax on sugar-sweetened beverages [Full subscriber]

From 1st January this year, Poland imposed a new tax on sugar-sweetened drinks.

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Poland – New US$26 million sugar export terminal at the Port of Gdansk commences operations [Full subscriber]

A new sugar terminal for exporting sugar and costing PLN100 million (US$26.2 million) recently commenced operation, according to local press reports.

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Poland – 2019 beet yields average 50 t/ha due to drought and rodent damage [Full subscriber]

With beet campaign in full swing, beet yields are expected to drop to average 50 t/ha, down from 60 t last year due to combination of drought and pest damage according to Rafał Strachota, director of the office of the National Association of Sugar Beet Growers

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Poland – Clariant licenses its sunliquid® technology for commercial-scale production of cellulosic ethanol [Full subscriber]

Clariant has licensed its sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol plant technology to Polish fuel company Orlen, the Swiss specialty chemicals maker said on 20th September.

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Suedzucker to close its fifth beet sugar factory – in Poland  [Registered]

The top sugar producer Suedzucker plans to close a 50,000 tonne-a-year production plant in Poland as a part of a restructuring programme to address reduced profitability amidst slump in sugar prices from global glut, reported Reuter’s.

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Poland – Beet acreage to increase by 22.5% in 2016 [Registered]

Drilling of the 2016 sugar beet crop is almost complete in all regions of the country, according to Poland’s National Beet Growers Association (KZPBC).

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