The Philippines has suspended sugar export to the United States during the current crop year as the forecast drop in output may just meet local demand.
On September 22, 2020, the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced additional Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 (ending September 30, 2020) in-quota quantities of the tariff-rate quota (TRQ) for imported raw cane sugar for Brazil and Australia.
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The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) announced on 22nd July the country-specific and first-come, first-served in-quota allocations under the tariff-rate quotas (TRQs) on imported raw cane sugar, refined and specialty sugar and sugar-containing products for Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 (October 1, 2020, through September 30, 2021).
Malawi’s country-specific allocation of the tariff-rate quota (TRQ) for raw cane sugar imports to the United States has increased by 45% in the fiscal year 2017, according to local press reports.
The fiscal 2016 refined sugar TRQ was established at 145,505 short tons, raw value, of which 123,079 tons is reserved for specialty sugars as defined by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative. The total refined sugar T.R.Q. includes a 24,251-ton minimum W.T.O. commitment, of which 1,825 tons is reserved for specialty sugar.