Sugar exports halved in 10M 2020

Sugar export shipment from Ukraine in the period of Jan-Sep 2020 reached 117.21 thou. t for the amount of USD 44.96 mln. This volume is 52% lower from the corresponding period of the previous year (10M 2019: 226.73 thou. t, USD 81.4 mln).

Key markets in the reporting period under the data of the State Customs Service of Ukraine:

  • Turkey: 23.9 thou. t, USD 9.2 mln, 20.41% of the total supply
  • Armenia: 9.1 thou. t, USD 3.5 mln, 7.79%
  • Libya: 8.7 thou. t, USD 3.3 mln, 7.74%
  • other countries: 75.4 thou. t, USD 28.9 mln, 64.39%

Sugar industry in Ukraine (click for full resolution)

As of November 16, beet sugar production in Ukraine reached 702.9 thou. t. Sugar beet campaign on the reporting date progressed to 7.4 mln t on 176.8 thou. ha (82%) using the average yield of 41.64 t/ha.

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