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Not so Fab: Significant changes are necessary to improve the EU sugar sector, said Nestle and other firms.

EC may boost sugar supply after price hikes and complaints

By Mike Stones

The European Commission will consider boosting the availability of sugar at its next tonnage tender meeting on August 25 after sharp rises in prices and calls from food manufacturers for it to increase sugar quotas or abandon them.

Warning that sugar prices could surge to 30-year high

Warning that sugar prices could surge to 30-year high

By Jane Bryne

The leading traders of physical raw sugar claim that the commodity is likely to surge to a 30-year high in the coming months, with all eyes on the pending Indian sugar crop output which is hoped will ease supply pressures.