EU white sugar price higher than outside the bloc


EU white sugar prices in August were over a quarter higher than at the same time last year, according to the latest price data released by the European Commission. Meanwhile, prices outside the bloc decreased by around 20% in the same month year-on-year.

The Commission stabilized the average white sugar price at €713 per ton in August this year, 26.4% more than in the same month in 2011 .