Germany – Sugar industry association WVZ sees slight fall in 2012/13 sugar output

Earlier forecasts of a slight fall in Germany’s sugar production in the recently-concluded 2012/13 beet campaign are likely to be confirmed, the head of Germany’s sugar industry association WVZ, Günter Tissen, said.

He added that final harvest figures have not yet been prepared and would only be available in April whereas the association’s last harvest forecast was for a fall of about 0.3 mln tonnes from last season to around 4.4 mln, white value.


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