Research and analysis

EU sugar market: modelling the EU cane sector after 2017 quota abolition

The paper looks at the predicted effect of ending the sugar beet quota rules on the sugar cane refining sector.


Modelling the EU Cane Refining Sector after 2017


This paper sets out possible future scenarios for the EU sugar market following quota abolition in 2017.

It’s been produced as a contribution to the current debate within the EU.

It focuses on the future of the cane refining industry following the abolition of the sugar beet quota regime.

Published 26 November 2015