201911.01
0

2018-19 EU sugar imports totaled 2,162,702 ttq by the end of August 2019: up 44% from the same period a year ago.

This substantial increase is largely due to increased shipments from Ngwane (+177 kt), Brazil (+94 kt), Mozambique (+94 kt), Lao (+80 kt) and Serbia (+61 kt). 

 

Meanwhile, a detailed look at import destinations this season reveals :

  • a significant increase in shipments to Romania (+147 kt), Italy (+82 kt), Croatia (+77 kt) and Poland (+52 kt) when compared to a year ago,
  • that the UK accounts for 1/5 of total EU sugar imports followed by Italy and Portugal.

EU sugar imports - destination market shares

 

While the proportion of "raws for refining" remained stable accounting for 48% of the total volume imported (against 45% a year ago), imports under the IPR regime surged to 397 kt : a 49% increase when compared to a year ago.

To access all our detailed analysis, data and estimates regarding the EU sugar market, subscribe to our quarterly "EU sugar update report".


Published 4 times a year, our "EU sugar update report" offers access to the most complete market intelligence data, analysis and estimates regarding acreage, production, yields, exports, imports, prices and stocks. Quantitative data are included and available in EXCEL format.

Price = 2,000 SGD/year 


To receive a FREE "sample" report : Use our Contact us form or email us at : info@apic-consulting.com 

This publication is also available through our SUBSCRIPTION PACKAGES : click HERE for additional details.