Sugar news from Russia, Belarus and Ukraine, Oct 02, 2018

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According to the figures by Williams Brasil dated October 2, 2018, total 10 vessels have been nominated to carry 368894 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 300894 MT from 8 vessels, based on Sugar.Ru data.

According to Soyuzrossahar, as of October 1, 2018, total 533.2 thousand hectares of crops were harvested (47.3% of the crop area) with an average yield of 35.5 MT / ha.

In September 2018, the volume of trade with sugar forward contracts at the National Commodity Exchange totaled 19,300 tons, which exceeds 3% of the average monthly volume of white sugar manufacture in the Russian Federation, the press service of NTB reports.


According to Sugar.Ru rail cargo monitoring, in September 2018, Ukraine delivered 10 thousand tons of white sugar transit Russia, which is 2.5 times less than in August 2018. The main receiver of Ukrainian sugar was Uzbekistan - 7.9 thousand tons. Since the beginning of the year, Ukraine has exported 248.6 thousand tons of white sugar by the Russian railway, and in two months of the 2018/19 season. - 35.1 thousand tons. The leaders in exports for the first 9 months of 2018 were Orzhitsky Sugar Refinery - 31.7 thousand tons and Teofipolsky sugar plant - 25.1 thousand tons.

As of October 2, 2018, 34 sugar factories were operating, 2,152.9 thousand tons of beets was processed and 260.4 thousand tons of sugar were produced, reports Ukrtsukor.


According to the information of the Association “Belsakhar”, as of October 1, 2018, sugar organizations of the republic procured 1051.7 thousand tons of sugar beet. From the beginning of the season, 926.8 thousand tons of beet was processed, from which 113.2 thousand tons of white sugar was produced.



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