Sugar exports in Belarus fall 14.6%


Belarus exported 89,287 tonnes of sugar in the first two months of 2013. The number is down 14.6% from the same period in 2012, the local press reported.

Sugar exports to CIS countries totaled 88,697 tonnes during the period, down 13.8% from Jan/Feb 2012. 590 tonnes of sugar were shipped to other foreign countries, down 64.4% from shipments in the year before