Locked content Sugar prices fall in Poland and worldwide

The price of sugar on the Polish market declined, because of the relatively low white sugar prices worldwide and the large production in the 2017/2018, amounting to about 2.3 million tonnes, Polish Institute of Agricultural and Food Economics said in a report. The average retail price of sugar in Fe...

Locked content Exports of Polish sugar way up

Sugar exports increased to 373,000 metric tons, and in value to PLN 784.9 million between January and October of 2016, the Agricultural Market Agency (the ARR) said on Thursday. Imports also rose during the period, to 202,000 tons, according to the ARR press release. “Of our exports, 229,000 t...

Sugar producer KSC expands to Greece

Amid the ongoing Greek crisis, Polish state-owned sugar producer Krajowa Spółka Cukrowa (KSC) plans to buy its Greek competitor Cristalco Hellenic Idiotiki Kefalaiouchiki Etaireia, Polish daily Puls Biznesu informed. The expansion is forced by falling sugar prices, the newspaper asserts.

Locked content KSC eyes investments

Poland’s major sugar producer Krajowa Spółka Cukrowa (KSC) will invest some PLN 200 million in the course of the next two years, the company’s CEO Marek Dereziński told daily Puls Biznesu. The funds will mostly be used to increase the production capacity of KSC’s units. Some may also be spent on acq...