Thursday, August 13, 2015

Burnt sugar

Falling commodity prices have been the focus of much commentary this year as supply overtakes demand. The trend for sugar has also been among the weaker agricultural commodities:

The weaker $AUD will provide at least some protection for FNQ growers. However, the Brazillian Real, the worlds largest producer, has fallen significantly further.
QSL provide a Daily Market Report. Recent commentary also at ABC Rural. 


  1. This adds to the desperation of growers for a bigger domestic ethanol industry backed by a mandate I suspect.

  2. Bob Katter has been very quiet lately. Seems to be leaving the running to the state KAP and Rob Katter,