International Sugar Journal

Brazil – Millers set sales for 62% of 20/21 sugar exports [Full subscriber]

With sugar prices rising recently, Brazilian mills have fixed prices in sales contracts for about 12 million tonnes of sugar for the 2020/21 harvest, compared to 10.2 million tonnes in the same period of 2019/20, according to Archer Consulting.

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UK – Sugar sales fall by 14% in 2014 driven by negative media coverage [Registered]

Emma Clifford, Senior Food and Drink Analyst at Mintel, was unequivocal about the impact of media in driving intake. She said “Consumers’ attention to sugar has undoubtedly been heightened by the high-profile sugar debate during 2014 which has acted to demonise this ingredient to a certain extent.

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