Politics

Sugar Special

Sugar policies in the world

The abolition of the European sugar quota regime in 2017 did not have the expected results. The prospect of increasing…

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Sugar Special

The sugar policy in China: the sharing of value at the heart of the device

China is currently the world’s 5th largest sugar producer with about 9.3 million tonnes, or 5.3% of world production in…

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Thoughts and opinions

The 2018 Farm Bill: an almost identical American agricultural policy

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018: Initial Review   On Monday December 10, 2018, the House and Senate conference committee…

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Lessons from US Dairy Policy on Value-Added Sharing

  Access the full study    Download the summary’s PDF Improving the mechanisms for value sharing within the value chains and strengthening…

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Thailand’s sugar policy

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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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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Thoughts and opinions

US cranberry producers sacrifice part of their production to get out of the crisis

Overproduction crises are commonplace in the agricultural sector and more particularly in the fruit and vegetable sector, where yields can…

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Sugar Special

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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Thoughts and opinions

UNCTAD latest report highlights disappointments in free trade

UNCTAD, the UN organization dedicated to trade and development issues, offers in its latest annual report1 a fairly credible picture…

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Sugar Special

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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