Sugar news from Russia, Ukraine and Belarus, Jul 24, 2018

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According to the figures by Williams Brasil dated July 24, 2018, total 10 vessels have been nominated to carry 368910 MT of raw cane sugar in 2018 season from Brazilian seaports to the Black/Baltic seaports with end-receivers in CIS, Georgia and Baltic states. As of today, the volume received and unloaded makes 226694 MT from 6 vessels, based on data.


According to Soyuzrossahar, the dynamics of sugar beet growth in trial plots in sugar beet farms in Russia as of July 21, 2013 is as follows: weight of beet is 225 g (in 2017 - 235 g, in 2016 - 268 g); weight of the tops is 229 (in 2017 - 344, in 2016 - 303); sugar content in beet – 12.20%. (in 2017 - 11.88%, in 2016 - 13.07%).


According to Statkom data, processed by, in June 2018 total 3.0 thousand tons of sugar confectionery were produced (-0.9% to the previous month and -18.4% compared to April 2017), in January-June 2018 the total volume of production has made 28.0 thousand tons (-7% by 2017).


According to the resolution by the Council of Ministers No. 560 dated July 23, 2018, the Government will provide to banks guarantees in reimbursement of principal amount of debts on loans to sugar factories in 2018. The resolution takes effect from approval date.



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