Agricultural policies

Sugar

A European sugar policy that needs rebuilding

While the European sugar sector is going through a crisis following the abolition of its regulatory tools, this study brings…

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Sugar

Thailand’s sugar policy : a recent challenge

With around 10 million tonnes, Thailand was the 4th largest producer of sugar in 2016, accounting for 5.8% of world…

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Sugar

The sugar policy in India: a major producer seeking to stabilize its market

India is currently the world’s second-largest sugar producer with about 22 million tonnes or 13% of world production in 2016.…

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Sugar

The sugar policy in Russia : an import substitution strategy

Russia is currently the world’s seventh largest sugar producer with about 6.2 million tonnes or 3.6% of world production in…

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Sugar

The sugar policy in Brazil: regulation by ethanol

Brazil is currently the world’s largest sugar producer with nearly 40 million tonnes, or 22.5% of world production in 20161.…

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Sugar

The sugar policy in the United States: a continuous management of the internal market

The United States currently rank 6th among sugar-producing countries with about 9 million tonnes or 4.7% of world production in…

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International agricultural policies

OECD views on Agricultural Policies in India : a detailed report with questionable conclusions

OECD just dedicated  an in-depth study to agricultural policies in India. This study was all the more expected as India,…

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International agricultural policies

Towards an OPEC for cocoa?

To cope with the collapse of prices and a value-sharing that is deemed unfair, the creation of a cocoa OPEC…

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Cereals

Adjusted downward, wheat prices in China remain among the highest in the world

China has one of the most interventionist agricultural policies in the world, and Chinese wheat remains one of the best-valued…

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Food security and development policies

What trade policies for the promotion of the “local milk” sector in West Africa?

Production, consommation et importations laitières Une place importante de l’élevage dans les économies nationales et familiales Avec un effectif régional…

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