Panela Monitor

Document repository

Organic sugar – Niche commodity in the mainstream market

In the short to medium terms the main problem for organic sugar market will be insufficient supply rather than lack of demand. Hence, considerable premiums for organic sugar can be anticipated. Organic sugar premiums at about two times the ex-factory price of its non-organic counterpart open up opportunities for producers and exporters. Although the overall picture looks highly positive, in evaluating business opportunities one should take into consideration a number of potential risk factors, including a danger of premium erosion as supplies develop.

Download document (44.0 KB)