Sugar Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2017-2022



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 2009-2016 with consumption volumes reaching 176 Million Tons in 2016. 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.

Sugar Market Analysis

IMARC’s latest study “Sugar Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2017-2022” segments the global sugar market regionally. Brazil currently dominates this market accounting for around a fifth of the total global production in 2015. 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.

Sugar Market Price

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    Research 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 Trends
    5.4    Market Breakup by Region
    5.5    Market Forecast
    5.6    Imports and Exports
    5.7    SWOT Analysis
        5.7.1    Strengths
        5.7.2    Weaknesses
        5.7.3    Opportunities
        5.7.4    Threats
    5.8    Value Chain Analysis
    5.9    Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
        5.9.1    Overview
        5.9.2    Bargaining Power of Buyers
        5.9.3    Bargaining Power of Suppliers
        5.9.4    Degree of Competition
        5.9.5    Threat of New Entrants
        5.9.6    Threat of Substitutes
    5.10    Key Market Drivers and Success Factors
6    Performance of Key Regions
    6.1    Brazil
    6.2    India
    6.3    United States
    6.4    European Union
    6.5    China
    6.6    Thailand
7    Competitive Landscape
    7.1    Competitive Structure
    7.2    Production Capacities of Key Players
8    Sugar Processing
    8.1    Product Overview
    8.2    Detailed Process Flow
    8.3    Various Types of Unit Operations Involved
    8.4    Mass Balance and Raw Material Requirements
9    Project Details, Requirements and Costs Involved
    9.1    Land Requirements and Expenditures
    9.2    Construction Requirements and Expenditures
    9.3    Plant Machinery
    9.4    Raw Material Requirements and Expenditures
    9.5    Packaging Requirements and Expenditures
    9.6    Transportation Requirements and Expenditures
    9.7    Utility Requirements and Expenditures
    9.8    Manpower Requirements and Expenditures
    9.9    Other Capital Investments
10    Loans and Financial Assistance
11    Project Economics
    11.1    Capital Cost of the Project
    11.2    Techno-Economic Parameters
    11.3    Product Pricing and Margins Across Various Levels of the Supply Chain
    11.4    Taxation and Depreciation
    11.5    Income Projections
    11.6    Expenditure Projections
    11.7    Financial Analysis
    11.8    Profit Analysis
12     Key Player Profiles
    12.1  Sudzucker AG
    12.2  Tereos  
    12.3  Cosan
    12.4  Mitr Phol Sugar Corporation., Ltd.
    12.5  Associated British Foods
    12.6  Nordzucker AG
    12.7  Biosev (Louis-Dreyfus)
    12.8  Wilmar International Limited
    12.9  Thai Roong Ruang Group

 
List of Figures

Figure 1: Global: Sugar Industry Overview
Figure 2: Global: Sugar Market: Production Volume Trends (in Million Tons), 2009 - 2016
Figure 3: Global: Sugar Market: Consumption Volume Trends (in Million Tons), 2009 - 2016
Figure 4: Global: Sugar Market: Consumption Value Trends (in Million US$), 2009 - 2016
Figure 5: Sugar Price Trends (in US$/Ton), 2009-2016
Figure 6: Global: Sugar Market: Production Breakup by Region (in %), 2016
Figure 7: Global: Sugar Market: Consumption Breakup by Region (in %), 2016
Figure 8: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Consumption Volume Trends (in Million Tons), 2017-2022
Figure 9: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Consumption Value Trends (in ‘000 US$), 2017-2022
Figure 10: Global: Sugar Market: Export Volume Trends (in Tons), 2008 - 2015 
Figure 11: Global: Sugar Market: Breakup by Export Volume (in %), 2015
Figure 12: Global: Sugar Market: Import Volume Trends (in Tons), 2008 - 2015
Figure 13: Global: Sugar Market: Breakup by Import Volume (in %), 2015
Figure 14: Global: Sugar Industry: SWOT Analysis
Figure 15: Global: Sugar Industry: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 16: Global: Sugar Industry: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 17: Brazil: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 18: India: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 19: European Union: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 20: China: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 21: United States: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 22: Thailand: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 23: Sugar Processing Plant: Detailed Process Flow
Figure 24: Sugar Processing: Conversion Rate of Products
Figure 25: Sugar Processing Plant: Breakup of Capital Costs (in %)
Figure 26: Sugar Industry: Profit Margins at Various Levels of the Supply Chain
Figure 27: Sugar Processing Plant: Manufacturing Cost Breakup (in %)


List of Tables

Table 1: Global: Sugar Market: Key Industry Highlights, 2016 and 2022
Table 2: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Consumption Breakup by Region, 2017-2022
Table 3: Global: Sugar Market: Export Data of Major Countries, 2015
Table 4: Global: Sugar Market: Import Data of Major Countries, 2015
Table 5: Global: Sugar Market: Production Capacities of Key Players, 2015
Table 6: Sugar Processing Plant: Costs Related to Land and Site Development (in US$)
Table 7: Sugar Processing Plant: Costs Related to Civil Works (in US$)
Table 8: Sugar Processing Plant: Costs Related to Machinery (in US$)
Table 9: Sugar Processing Plant: Raw Material Requirements
Table 10: Sugar Processing Plant: Costs Related to Salaries and Wages (in US$)
Table 11: Sugar Processing Plant: Costs Related to Other Capital Investments (in US$)
Table 12: Details of Financial Assistance Offered by Financial Institutions
Table 13: Sugar Processing Plant: Capital Costs (in US$)
Table 14: Sugar Processing Plant: Techno-Economic Parameters
Table 15: Sugar Processing Plant: Taxation and Depreciation
Table 16: Sugar Processing Plant: Income Projections (in US$)
Table 17: Sugar Processing Plant: Expenditure Projections (in US$)
Table 18: Sugar Processing Plant: Cash Flow Analysis Without Considering the Income Tax Liability
Table 19: Sugar Processing Plant: Cash Flow Analysis on Considering the Income Tax Liability
Table 20: Sugar Processing Plant: Profit and Loss Account


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