U.S. domestic sugar deliveries down 0.1 percent

Sugar deliveries for food use (including re-export products) from October through May totaled 7.036 million short tons, down 0.1 percent from the same period last year. May’s deliveries dipped below deliveries for the same month in the last three years. Cumulative deliveries are up [...]

USDA trims 2018/19 sugar output forecast, keeps demand unchanged

In a typically quiet WASDE report, USDA lowered 2018/19 sugar production a combined 42,457 short tons raw value (STRV) on a 7,000 STRV cut for beet sugar and a 36,000 STRV cut for Florida cane sugar. With imports and demand unchanged, 2018/19 carryout fell [...]

Domestic sugar deliveries lag last year’s pace

For the marketing year to date, October through April, domestic deliveries of sugar totaled 6.942 million short tons, raw value (STRV), down 1.4 percent from deliveries a year ago. Marketing year to date, beet sugar deliveries are up 1.2 percent, while cane sugar deliveries [...]