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Sugar Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023

Sugar Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023

Sugar is used all over the world to sweeten food and beverages, preserve jams and jellies, ferment yeast, and enhance the colour and flavour of baked goods. Although, sugar is present in all fruits and vegetables, it is commercially produced from sugar cane or beet. Different methods are used to derive various types of sugar. The most commercially produced sugar is white granulated sugar. Other types include brown, candy, liquid and cubed sugar. According to IMARC Group, the global sugar market has grown at a CAGR of around 2% during 2010-2017 with consumption volumes reaching 185 Million Tons in 2017. Several factors like rising population, growth of the food and beverage industry, increasing incomes and expanding applications are expected to drive the growth of the global sugar market.

IMARC’s latest study “Sugar Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023” segments the global sugar market regionally. Brazil currently dominates this market accounting for around a fifth of the total global production in 2017. Brazil was followed by India, European Union, China, and Thailand. On the basis of consumption, India currently represents the world’s biggest consumer of sugar followed by the European Union, China, Brazil, USA and Indonesia. The report also analyses the key players in the global sugar market which include Sudzucker AG, Tereos, Cosan, Mitr Phol Sugar Corporation. Ltd., Associated British Foods, Nordzucker AG, Biosev (Louis-Dreyfus), Wilmar International Limited and Thai Roong Ruang Group.

The report provides a detailed roadmap for setting up a sugar manufacturing plant. The study, done by one of the world’s leading research and advisory firms, covers all the essential aspects of the global sugar market. This ranges from a comprehensive view of the market to minute details of the industry performance, processing and manufacturing requirements, project cost, project funding, project economics, expected returns on investment, profit margins, etc. This report is a must-read for entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, consultants, business strategists and all those who are planning to foray into the sugar market in any manner.

Key Questions Answered in This Report:

How has the sugar market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
What are the key regional markets in the global sugar industry?
What are the price trends of sugar?
What are the various stages in the value chain of the sugar industry?
What are the key driving factors and challenges in the sugar industry?
What is the structure of the sugar industry and who are the key players?
What is the degree of competition in the sugar industry?
What are the profit margins in the sugar industry?
What are the key requirements for setting up a sugar manufacturing plant?
How are sugar manufactured?
What are the various unit operations involved in a sugar plant?
What is the total size of land required for setting up a sugar plant?
What are the machinery requirements for setting up a sugar plant?
What are the raw material requirements for setting up a sugar plant?
What are the packaging requirements for sugar?
What are the transportation requirements for sugar?
What are the utility requirements for setting up a sugar plant?
What are the manpower requirements for setting up a sugar plant?
What are the infrastructure costs for setting up a sugar plant?
What are the capital costs for setting up a sugar plant?
What are the operating costs for setting up a sugar plant?
What will be the income and expenditures for a sugar plant?
What is the time required to break-even?


1 Preface
2 Scope and Methodology
2.1 Objectives of the Study
2.2 Stakeholders
2.3 Data Sources
2.3.1 Primary Sources
2.3.2 Secondary Sources
2.4 Market Estimation
2.4.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.4.2 Top-Down Approach
2.5 Forecasting Methodology
3 Executive Summary
4 Introduction
4.1 Overview
4.2 Key Industry Trends
5 Global Sugar Industry
5.1 Market Overview
5.2 Market Performance
5.2.1 Volume Trends
5.2.2 Value Trends
5.3 Price Analysis
5.3.1 Price Indicators
5.3.2 Price Structure
5.3.3 Price Trends
5.4 Market Breakup by Type
5.5 Market Breakup by Form
5.6 Market Breakup by Application
5.7 Market Breakup by Source
5.8 Market Breakup by Region
5.9 Market Forecast
5.10 Imports and Exports
5.11 SWOT Analysis
5.11.1 Strengths
5.11.2 Weaknesses
5.11.3 Opportunities
5.11.4 Threats
5.12 Value Chain Analysis
5.12.1 Raw Material Procurement
5.12.2 Manufacturing
5.12.3 Marketing
5.12.4 Distribution
5.12.5 Exports
5.12.6 End-Use
5.13 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
5.13.1 Overview
5.13.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
5.13.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
5.13.4 Degree of Competition
5.13.5 Threat of New Entrants
5.13.6 Threat of Substitutes
5.14 Key Market Drivers and Success Factors
6 Market Breakup by Type
6.1 White Sugar
6.2 Brown Sugar
6.3 Liquid Sugar
7 Market Breakup by Form
7.1 Granulated Sugar
7.2 Powdered Sugar
7.3 Syrup Sugar
8 Market Breakup by Application
8.1 Dairy
8.2 Bakery
8.3 Confectionery
8.4 Beverage
8.5 Canned & Frozen Foods
8.6 Pharmaceutical
8.7 Other Food Items
9 Market Breakup by Source
9.1 Cane Sugar
9.2 Beet Sugar
10 Market Breakup by Region
10.1 Brazil
10.2 India
10.3 United States
10.4 European Union
10.5 China
10.6 Thailand
10.7 Others
11 Competitive Landscape
11.1 Market Structure
11.2 Key Players
12 Sugar Processing
12.1 Product Overview
12.2 Detailed Process Flow
12.3 Various Types of Unit Operations Involved
12.4 Mass Balance and Raw Material Requirements
13 Project Details, Requirements and Costs Involved
13.1 Land Requirements and Expenditures
13.2 Construction Requirements and Expenditures
13.3 Plant Machinery
13.4 Raw Material Requirements and Expenditures
13.5 Packaging Requirements and Expenditures
13.6 Transportation Requirements and Expenditures
13.7 Utility Requirements and Expenditures
13.8 Manpower Requirements and Expenditures
13.9 Other Capital Investments
14 Loans and Financial Assistance
15 Project Economics
15.1 Capital Cost of the Project
15.2 Techno-Economic Parameters
15.3 Product Pricing and Margins Across Various Levels of the Supply Chain
15.4 Taxation and Depreciation
15.5 Income Projections
15.6 Expenditure Projections
15.7 Financial Analysis
15.8 Profit Analysis
16 Key Player Profiles
16.1 Suedzucker AG
16.2 Tereos
16.3 Cosan
16.4 Mitr Phol Sugar Corporation., Ltd.
16.5 Associated British Foods
16.6 Nordzucker AG
16.7 Biosev (Louis-Dreyfus)
16.8 Wilmar International Limited
16.9 Thai Roong Ruang Group
List of Figures
Figure 1: Global: Sugar Industry Overview
Figure 2: Global: Sugar Market: Production Volume Trends (in Million Tons), 2010 - 2017
Figure 3: Global: Sugar Market: Consumption Volume Trends (in Million Tons), 2010 - 2017
Figure 4: Global: Sugar Market: Consumption Value Trends (in Million US$), 2010 - 2017
Figure 5: Global: Sugar Price Trends (in US$/Ton), 2010 - 2017
Figure 6: Global: Sugar Market: Production Breakup by Type (in %), 2017
Figure 7: Global: Sugar Market: Consumption Breakup by Form (in %), 2017
Figure 8: Global: Sugar Market: Production Breakup by Application (in %), 2017
Figure 9: Global: Sugar Market: Consumption Breakup by Source (in %), 2017
Figure 10: Global: Sugar Market: Consumption Breakup by Region (in %), 2017
Figure 11: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Consumption Volume Trends (in Million Tons), 2018-2023
Figure 12: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Consumption Value Trends (in Million US$), 2018-2023
Figure 13: Global: Sugar Market: Export Volume Trends (in Tons).
Figure 14: Global: Sugar Market: Breakup by Export Volume (in %).
Figure 15: Global: Sugar Market: Import Volume Trends (in Tons).
Figure 16: Global: Sugar Market: Breakup by Import Volume (in %).
Figure 17: Global: Sugar Industry: SWOT Analysis
Figure 18: Global: Sugar Industry: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 19: Global: Sugar Industry: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 20: Brazil: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 21: India: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 22: European Union: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 23: China: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 24: United States: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 25: Thailand: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 26: Sugar Processing Plant: Detailed Process Flow
Figure 27: Sugar Processing: Conversion Rate of Products
Figure 28: Sugar Processing Plant: Breakup of Capital Costs (in %)
Figure 29: Sugar Industry: Profit Margins at Various Levels of the Supply Chain
Figure 30: Sugar Processing Plant: Manufacturing Cost Breakup (in %)
List of Tables
Table 1: Global: Sugar Market: Key Industry Highlights, 2017 and 2023
Table 2: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Consumption Breakup by Type (in ‘000 Tons), 2018-2023
Table 3: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Consumption Breakup by Form (in ‘000 Tons), 2018-2023
Table 4: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Consumption Breakup by Application (in ‘000 Tons), 2018-2023
Table 5: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Consumption Breakup by Source (in ‘000 Tons), 2018-2023
Table 6: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Consumption Breakup by Region (in ‘000 Tons), 2018-2023
Table 7: Global: Sugar Market: Export Data of Major Countries.
Table 8: Global: Sugar Market: Import Data of Major Countries.
Table 9: Global: Sugar Market: Production Capacities of Key Players.
Table 10: Sugar Processing Plant: Costs Related to Land and Site Development (in US$)
Table 11: Sugar Processing Plant: Costs Related to Civil Works (in US$)
Table 12: Sugar Processing Plant: Costs Related to Machinery (in US$)
Table 13: Sugar Processing Plant: Raw Material Requirements
Table 14: Sugar Processing Plant: Costs Related to Salaries and Wages (in US$)
Table 15: Sugar Processing Plant: Costs Related to Other Capital Investments (in US$)
Table 16: Details of Financial Assistance Offered by Financial Institutions
Table 17: Sugar Processing Plant: Capital Costs (in US$)
Table 18: Sugar Processing Plant: Techno-Economic Parameters
Table 19: Sugar Processing Plant: Taxation and Depreciation
Table 20: Sugar Processing Plant: Income Projections (in US$)
Table 21: Sugar Processing Plant: Expenditure Projections (in US$)
Table 22: Sugar Processing Plant: Cash Flow Analysis Without Considering the Income Tax Liability
Table 23: Sugar Processing Plant: Cash Flow Analysis on Considering the Income Tax Liability
Table 24: Sugar Processing Plant: Profit and Loss Account

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