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Dec 23,2013  -  CIUS warns EU is at risk of continued sugar supply shortages until quotas end in 2017

CIUS warns EU is at risk of continued sugar supply shortages until quotas end in 2017

CIUS, the Association of European Sugar Users in the food and drink sector, would like to thank EU Institutions for recently agreeing the definitive end of market-distorting sugar production quotas as of Marketing Year 2017/18.
Until then, the sugar market will continue to be managed under the quota regulation raising concerns among EU sugar users.
Despite reasonable levels of stocks at the end of marketing year 2012-13, the European food industry remains concerned about the structural deficit inherent in the current sugar quota regime, and the persistently large gap between the average EU white sugar price and the world market price.

Please read the complete statement here!

Source: CIUS


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