BEIJING, Jan 6- China's 2016/ 17 sugar production had reached more than 2.3 million tonnes by December, the state planner said on Friday, citing data from the China Sugar Association. The National Development and Reform Commission did not give comparable figures for last year but a major industry website earlier reported a significant increase in output from...
British dentists are calling for an end to “cake culture” in the workplace as they claim sugary treats are contributing to health problems
*New York cocoa falls to lowest in more than three years. NEW YORK/ LONDON, Dec 29- Raw sugar futures on ICE Futures U.S. extended a post-Christmas rebound on Thursday, climbing to the highest level in more than two weeks on growing expectations that India's crop may be smaller than expected. "Not only has it shrugged aside the potential technical weakness which...
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Mars is expanding its factory in Illinois to create more Skittles. Wrigley Americas President Casey Keller, discusses the popularity of the sweet candy.
Stephen Macklow-Smith, head of Europe equities strategy at JPMorgan, and Steen Jakobsen, Saxo Bank chief economist, discuss Tate & Lyle and sugar.
Eugen Weinberg, MD and head of commodity research at Commerzbank, explains how the Brazilian real is affecting coffee and sugar prices.
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Tracey Massey, Mars Chocolate North America president, discusses the company's strategy, the M&M's brand, and the state of the confectionery industry amid the "war on sugar."
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Countries in Asia are imposing a tax on sugary drinks to curb consumption.
Sugar is the fifth-best performer among major commodities this year. Can it maintain its sugar high? With CNBC's Kate Kelly.
Heartland Food Products Group gets a little sweeter after buying Splenda from Johnson and Johnson.
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Chris Narayanan, Director & Head of Agricultural Commodities Research at Societe Generale, expects a lower cost of production for sugar in Brazil, which should increase supply and push down prices.
A powerful cyclone hits northeast Australia, causing massive damage and causing flash flooding, while a second storm made landfall to the west.
When the price of sugar falls, things get sweeter for processed food manufacturers such as J.M. Smucker and Hershey, if history is a guide.
Sugar prices are rising as production drops in Brazil, and silver drops to four-year lows. Jack Scoville, Price Futures Group, and George Gero, RBC Capital Markets, discuss. Silver has a very good chance of outperforming next year, says Gero.
Abah Ofon, Agricultural Commodities Research at Standard Chartered, explains why sugar prices could head higher in 2015.