- 24 pages
- Foreign Agriculture Circular
- U.S. Department of Agriculture
- 04 June 2018 U.S. Department of Agriculture
Excerpt From Foreign Agriculture Circular Sugar December 1977 Fs 4 77The First Estimate Of World Sugar Output In Is For An Outturn Of Million Metric Tons, 4 Percent Above Output Of Million Tons The Outturn Is Likely To Be Some 5 Million Tons Above Consumption Stocks Will Be Increased By An Equivalent Amount During The Season Based On Past Experience, It Is Likely That This Estimate Of The World Sugar Harvest Will Not Vary Than 2 Percent From The Actual Final Outturn.The Largest Production Increase Is Expected In The USSR Where Favorable Weather Improved Beet Sugar Prospects Brazil Continues To Expand Output Fairly Rapidly France Will Also See A Sizable, Increase Because Of Better Weather And Economic Community Produc Tion Incentives The Major Decreases Are Expected In Italy, The United States, Thailand, And The Philippines.Production Of Both Cane And Beet Sugar Is Expected To Be Greater In Than In The Year Before, With Beet Sugar Output Up By Million Tons And Cane Sugar By Million Tons World Cane Sugar Output Of Million Tons In Will Be 60 Percent Of Total World Sugar Production Beet Sugar Output Will Be Nearly 36 Million Tons.A New International Sugar Agreement Was Recently Negotiated And Is Expected To Enter Into Force On A Provisional Basis On January 1, 1978 A Number Of Countries Will Sign And Agree To Implement The Agree Ment, Subject To Later Parliamentary Ratification The Price Range Established In The New Agreement Is 11 To 21 Cents Per Pound And Will Be Defended By Export Quotas And Stock Accumulation And Release.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.