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Sugar Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2022-2027

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  • 135 Pages
  • April 2022
  • Region: Global
  • IMARC Group
  • ID: 5577947
The global sugar market reached a volume of 185 million Tons in 2021. Looking forward, the market is projected to reach 206.6 million Tons by 2027, exhibiting a CAGR of 1.8% during 2022-2027. Keeping in mind the uncertainties of COVID-19, the analyst is continuously tracking and evaluating the direct as well as the indirect influence of the pandemic on different End-use industries. These insights are included in the report as a major market contributor.



Sugar refers to a sweet crystalline substance which is prepared from sugar cane and sugar beet. It is used across the globe for innumerable food and non-food applications. In addition to offering a sweet taste, sugar performs a variety of other functions in the food industry. It is used as a preservative and prevents the development of microorganisms. It is also used for preventing formation of large ice crystals in frozen products like ice cream. Apart from this, sugar encourages fermentation in products which contain yeast. Moreover, it is used in baked goods for retaining moisture and preventing staleness. Sugar Industry Drivers:


As compared to its sugar substitutes, sugar is more economical and easily available It is consumed across all socioeconomic age groups and is easily obtainable across the globe in a variety of retails formats viz. convenience stores, departmental stores, supermarkets/hypermarkets, etc.

The global food and beverage industry is relatively immune to any downturns caused by economic fluctuations. As a result, the sector has witnessed a constant growth over the past few years. Currently, the food and beverage sector is a major driver of sugar consumption and is expected to create a positive impact on the sugar industry. Moreover, the market growth is anticipated to continue in the long term.

Sugar finds numerous applications in the pharmaceutical and skincare industry. In the pharmaceutical sector, it is included in the preparation of antibiotics and cough syrups, on the other hand, in the skincare sector, sugar is used in the manufacturing of scrubs owing to its exfoliating properties.

Although the sugar market remains saturated in developed economies, such as North America and Western Europe, it is showing a promising growth in the emerging regions. Driven by rising disposable incomes, urbanisation and changing food habits, the demand for sugar-based products in developing markets, such as India, China and Middle East, is showing a strong growth.

Majority of the global sugar production comes from sugarcane, whereas, remaining from sugar beet. Raw materials for sugar are available across the globe with nearly all tropical and subtropical regions accounting for their cultivation.

Key Market Segmentation


This report provides an analysis of the key trends in each sub-segment of the global sugar market, along with forecasts at the global and regional level from 2022-2027. The report has categorized the market based on product type, form, End-use sector and source.

Breakup by Product Type:

  • White Sugar
  • Brown Sugar
  • Liquid Sugar

On the basis of product type, the market has been segmented as white sugar, brown sugar and liquid sugar. At present, white sugar accounts for the majority of the market share.

Breakup by Form:

  • Granulated Sugar
  • Powdered Sugar
  • Syrup Sugar

Based on form, the market is divided into granulated sugar, powdered sugar and syrup sugar. Amongst these, granulated sugar represents the biggest segment followed by powdered and syrup sugar.

Breakup by End-use Sector:

  • Food and Beverages
  • Pharma and Personal Care
  • Household

On the basis of End-use sector, the market finds varied End-use in food and beverages, pharma and personal Care and household. Currently, food and beverages holds the largest market share.

Breakup by Source:

  • Sugarcane
  • Sugar Beet

Based on source, sugarcane accounts for the majority of the market share, which is followed by sugar beet.

Regional Insights:

  • Brazil
  • India
  • United States
  • European Union
  • China
  • Thailand
  • Others

On a geographical front, Brazil enjoys a leading position in the global sugar market. The sugar industry represents a vital part of the Brazilian economy and accounts for a valuable share in the national GDP. Besides this, Central-South region of Brazil produces a major part of sugar due to favourable climatic conditions. Brazil is followed by India, United States, European Union, China, Thailand and others.

Competitive Landscape


The market is highly fragmented in nature with the presence of several regional as well as large manufacturers who are competing in terms of prices and quality. There prevails a rigid competition in the market which makes it difficult for small players to enter. Some of the leading players operating in the market are:
  • Suedzucker AG
  • Tereos
  • Cosan.
  • Mitr Phol Sugar Corporation., Ltd.
  • Associated British Foods
  • Nordzucker AG
  • Biosev (Louis-Dreyfus)
  • Wilmar International Limited
  • Thai Roong Ruang Group

This report provides a deep insight into the global sugar market covering all its essential aspects. This ranges from macro overview of the market to micro details of the industry performance, recent trends, key market drivers and challenges, SWOT analysis, Porter’s five forces analysis, value chain analysis, etc. The report also provides a comprehensive analysis for setting up a sugar manufacturing plant. The study analyses the 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 have any kind of stake or are planning to foray into the sugar industry in any manner.

Key Questions Answered in This Report

1. What is the size of the global sugar market?
2. What are the key factors driving the global sugar market?
3. What has been the impact of COVID-19 on the global sugar market?
4. What is the breakup of the global sugar market based on the product type?
5. What is the breakup of the global sugar market based on the form?
6. What is the breakup of the global sugar market based on the source?
7. What is the breakup of the global sugar market based on the End-use sector?
8. What are the key regions in the global sugar market?
9. Who are the key companies/players in the global sugar market?

Table of Contents

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 Market
5.1 Market Overview
5.2 Market Performance
5.2.1 Volume Trends
5.2.2 Value Trends
5.3 Impact of COVID-19
5.4 Price Analysis
5.4.1 Key Price Indicators
5.4.2 Price Structure
5.4.3 Price Trends
5.5 Market Breakup by Product Type
5.6 Market Breakup by Form
5.7 Market Breakup by End-Use Sector
5.8 Market Breakup by Source
5.9 Market Breakup by Region
5.10 Market Forecast
5.11 Imports and Exports
5.12 SWOT Analysis
5.12.1 Overview
5.12.2 Strengths
5.12.3 Weaknesses
5.12.4 Opportunities
5.12.5 Threats
5.13 Value Chain Analysis
5.13.1 Raw Material Procurement
5.13.2 Manufacturing
5.13.3 Marketing
5.13.4 Distribution
5.13.5 Exports
5.13.6 End-Use
5.14 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
5.14.1 Overview
5.14.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
5.14.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
5.14.4 Degree of Competition
5.14.5 Threat of New Entrants
5.14.6 Threat of Substitutes
5.15 Key Market Drivers and Success Factors
6 Market Breakup by Product Type
6.1 White Sugar
6.1.1 Market Trends
6.1.2 Market Forecast
6.2 Brown Sugar
6.2.1 Market Trends
6.2.2 Market Forecast
6.3 Liquid Sugar
6.3.1 Market Trends
6.3.2 Market Forecast
7 Market Breakup by Form
7.1 Granulated Sugar
7.1.1 Market Trends
7.1.2 Market Forecast
7.2 Powdered Sugar
7.2.1 Market Trends
7.2.2 Market Forecast
7.3 Syrup Sugar
7.3.1 Market Trends
7.3.2 Market Forecast
8 Market Breakup by End-Use Sector
8.1 Food and Beverages
8.1.1 Market Trends
8.1.2 Market Forecast
8.2 Pharma and Personal Care
8.2.1 Market Trends
8.2.2 Market Forecast
8.3 Household
8.3.1 Market Trends
8.3.2 Market Forecast
9 Market Breakup by Source
9.1 Sugarcane
9.1.1 Market Trends
9.1.2 Market Forecast
9.2 Sugar Beet
9.2.1 Market Trends
9.2.2 Market Forecast
10 Market Breakup by Region
10.1 Brazil
10.1.1 Market Trends
10.1.2 Market Forecast
10.2 India
10.2.1 Market Trends
10.2.2 Market Forecast
10.3 United States
10.3.1 Market Trends
10.3.2 Market Forecast
10.4 European Union
10.4.1 Market Trends
10.4.2 Market Forecast
10.5 China
10.5.1 Market Trends
10.5.2 Market Forecast
10.6 Thailand
10.6.1 Market Trends
10.6.2 Market Forecast
10.7 Others
10.7.1 Market Trends
10.7.2 Market Forecast
11 Competitive Landscape
11.1 Market Structure
11.2 Key Players
12 Sugar Manufacturing
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 Market: Major Drivers and Challenges
Figure 2: Global: Sugar Market: Production Volume Trends (in Million Tons), 2016-2021
Figure 3: Global: Sugar Market: Production Value Trends (in Million US$), 2016-2021
Figure 4: Sugar Market: Price Structure (US$/Ton)
Figure 5: Global: Sugar Market: Average Prices (in US$/Ton), 2016-2021
Figure 6: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Average Prices (in US$/Ton), 2022-2027
Figure 7: Global: Sugar Market: Breakup by Product Type (in %), 2021
Figure 8: Global: Sugar Market: Breakup by Form (in %), 2021
Figure 9: Global: Sugar Market: Breakup by End-Use Sector (in %), 2021
Figure 10: Global: Sugar Market: Breakup by Source (in %), 2021
Figure 11: Global: Sugar Market: Production Breakup by Region (in %), 2021
Figure 12: Global: Sugar Market: Consumption Breakup by Region (in %), 2021
Figure 13: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Production Volume Trends (in Million Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 14: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Production Value Trends (in Million US$), 2022-2027
Figure 15: Global: Sugar Market: Export Volume Trends (in Tons)
Figure 16: Global: Sugar Market: Breakup by Export Volume (in %)
Figure 17: Global: Sugar Market: Import Volume Trends (in Tons)
Figure 18: Global: Sugar Market: Breakup by Import Volume (in %)
Figure 19: Global: Sugar Industry: SWOT Analysis
Figure 20: Global: Sugar Industry: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 21: Global: Sugar Industry: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 22: Brazil: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 23: Brazil: Sugar Market Forecast (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 24: India: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 25: India: Sugar Market Forecast (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 26: United States: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 27: United States: Sugar Market Forecast (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 28: European Union: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 29: European Union: Sugar Market Forecast (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 30: China: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 31: China: Sugar Market Forecast (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 32: Thailand: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 33: Thailand: Sugar Market Forecast (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 34: Others: Sugar Market (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 35: Others: Sugar Market Forecast (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 36: Global: White Sugar Market: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 37: Global: White Sugar Market Forecast: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 38: Global: Brown Sugar Market: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 39: Global: Brown Sugar Market Forecast: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 40: Global: Liquid Sugar Market: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 41: Global: Liquid Sugar Market Forecast: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 42: Global: Sugar (Granulated) Market: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 43: Global: Sugar (Granulated) Market Forecast: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 44: Global: Sugar (Powdered) Market: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 45: Global: Sugar (Powdered) Market Forecast: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 46: Global: Sugar (Syrup) Market: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 47: Global: Sugar (Syrup) Market Forecast: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 48: Global: Sugar (From Sugarcane) Market: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 49: Global: Sugar (From Sugarcane) Market Forecast: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 50: Global: Sugar (From Sugar Beet) Market: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 51: Global: Sugar (From Sugar Beet) Market Forecast: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 52: Global: Sugar (End-Use in Food and Beverages) Market: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 53: Global: Sugar (End-Use in Food and Beverages) Market Forecast: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 54: Global: Sugar (End-Use in Pharma and Personal Care) Market: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 55: Global: Sugar (End-Use in Pharma and Personal Care) Market Forecast: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 56: Global: Sugar (End-Use in Household) Market: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2016 & 2021
Figure 57: Global: Sugar (End-Use in Household) Market Forecast: Volume Trends (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Figure 58: Sugar Manufacturing: Detailed Process Flow
Figure 59: Sugar Manufacturing: Conversion Rate of Feedstocks
Figure 60: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Breakup of Capital Costs (in %)
Figure 61: Sugar Industry: Profit Margins at Various Levels of the Supply Chain
Figure 62: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Production Cost Breakup (in %)
List of Tables
Table 1: Global: Sugar Market: Key Industry Highlights, 2021 and 2027
Table 2: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Breakup by Product Type (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Table 3: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Breakup by Form (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Table 4: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Breakup by End-Use Sector (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Table 5: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Breakup by Source (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Table 6: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Production Breakup by Region (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Table 7: Global: Sugar Market Forecast: Consumption Breakup by Region (in ‘000 Tons), 2022-2027
Table 8: Global: Sugar Market: Export Data of Major Countries
Table 9: Global: Sugar Market: Import Data of Major Countries
Table 10: Global: Sugar Market: Production Capacities of Key Players
Table 11: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Costs Related to Land and Site Development (in US$)
Table 12: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Costs Related to Civil Works (in US$)
Table 13: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Costs Related to Machinery (in US$)
Table 14: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Raw Material Requirements (in Tons/Day) and Expenditures (US$/Ton)
Table 15: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Costs Related to Salaries and Wages (in US$)
Table 16: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Costs Related to Other Capital Investments (in US$)
Table 17: Details of Financial Assistance Offered by Financial Institutions
Table 18: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Capital Costs (in US$)
Table 19: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Techno-Economic Parameters
Table 20: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Taxation and Depreciation
Table 21: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Income Projections (in US$)
Table 22: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Expenditure Projections (in US$)
Table 23: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Cash Flow Analysis Without Considering the Income Tax Liability (in US$)
Table 24: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Cash Flow Analysis on Considering the Income Tax Liability (in US$)
Table 25: Sugar Manufacturing Plant: Profit and Loss Account (in US$)

Companies Mentioned

  • Suedzucker AG
  • Tereos
  • Cosan
  • Mitr Phol Sugar Corporation. Ltd.
  • Associated British Foods
  • Nordzucker AG
  • Biosev (Louis-Dreyfus)
  • Wilmar International Limited
  • Thai Roong Ruang Group

Methodology

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