Sugar market news from Russia and Ukraine, March 17, 2021

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In 2021, the area sown with beets will increase by 15%, this growth will help resolve the issue with the sugar price rally, said Russian Minister of Agriculture Dmitry Patrushev.


The Russian Federation produced 71.0 thousand tons of refined beet sugar in February 2021, which is 39.5% less than last year, and 64.6% less than in January 2021, Rosstat reports.


Ukraine has already used 45% of the quota for 2021 (slightly more than 20 thousand tons) for duty-free sugar supplies to the EU within the free trade zone, according to the Ministry of Agriculture of Ukraine.



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