Chinese sugar output seen rising

China is expected to produce 14.0 million tons of sugar white value, in 2012/13 (Oct/Sep), according to the China Sugar Association (CSA). In 2011/2012 the production reached 11.52 million tons.

The output of sugar produced from cane is seen rising to 12.9 million cane from 10.51 mln, while beet sugar production is seen up at 1.1 million tons from 1.01 million a year ago.