Sugar 1912-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Sugar decreased to 16.46 Cents/lb in October from 16.48 Cents/lb in September of 2014. Sugar averaged 10.34 from 1912 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 65.20 in November of 1974 and a record low of 1.25 in January of 1967.

   
 
 

Sugar


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
16.46 16.48 65.20 1.25 1912 - 2014 Cents/lb Daily
The biggest producer and exporter of sugar in the world is Brazil (23% of total production and 50% of total exports in the 2010/11 fiscal year). A significant amount of sugar is also produced in India, China, Thailand and the United States. Sugar futures contracts are available for trading in the New York Mercantile Exchange. The size of each contract is 112,000 pounds. Sugar was first thought to have been produced in Polynesia and later India, around 500 BC. It is primarily derived from sugar-cane, but other sugar sources include sugar beets, the date palm, sorghum, and the sugar maple. Sugar No. 11 is an extremely popular global sugar product. It is used in food and candy, rum, and even the fuel additive ethanol. This page provides - Sugar - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Sugar - was last refreshed on Saturday, October 25, 2014.


Energy Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Crude oil
CL1
81.27 82.81 -1.54 -1.86 % -1.85 % -13.16 % -16.56 % [+]
Brent crude oil
COG1
85.96 86.12 -0.16 -0.19 % 0.63 % -10.36 % -19.63 % [+]
Ethanol
DL1
1.88 1.73 0.15 8.67 % 0.00 % 9.30 % -17.54 % [+]
Heating oil
HO1
2.48 2.46 0.02 0.81 % -0.40 % -8.15 % -14.48 % [+]
Natural gas
NG1
3.53 3.60 -0.07 -1.94 % -5.11 % -9.02 % -4.08 % [+]
Gasoline
XB1
2.18 2.13 0.05 2.35 % -0.91 % -16.79 % -15.50 % [+]

Metals Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Aluminum
AL1
1,959.50 1,984.50 -25.00 -1.26 % 0.20 % 2.19 % 6.70 % [+]
Coal
Coal
64.45 63.90 0.55 0.86 % 0.55 % -2.57 % -20.87 % [+]
Cobalt
Cobalt
31,250.00 31,000.00 250.00 0.81 % -0.32 % -2.34 % 15.42 % [+]
Gold
GC1
1,230.74 1,226.77 3.97 0.32 % -0.21 % 1.02 % -8.61 % [+]
Copper
HG1
6,762.00 6,752.00 10.00 0.15 % 1.09 % 0.31 % -5.81 % [+]
Lead
Lead
1,984.75 2,020.25 -35.50 -1.76 % -1.60 % -3.71 % -9.21 % [+]
Molybden
Molybden
20,000.00 22,000.00 -2,000.00 -9.09 % 0.00 % -18.37 % -2.68 % [+]
Nickel
Nickel
14,949.00 15,080.00 -131.00 -0.87 % -4.36 % -13.38 % 2.92 % [+]
Palladium
Palladium
784.00 773.00 11.00 1.42 % 4.12 % -2.85 % 6.96 % [+]
Platinum
PL1
1,254.00 1,261.00 -7.00 -0.56 % -0.40 % -4.27 % -12.92 % [+]
Silver
SI1
1,986.00 1,949.00 37.00 1.90 % 0.00 % 0.00 % -11.14 % [+]
Steel
Steel
460.00 450.00 10.00 2.22 % 0.00 % 0.00 % 95.74 % [+]
Tin
Tin
19,447.00 19,392.00 55.00 0.28 % 1.00 % -6.20 % -16.06 % [+]
Zinc
Zinc
2,258.50 2,257.00 1.50 0.07 % 0.49 % 0.04 % 17.60 % [+]

Agricultural Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Beef
Beef
8.38 8.35 0.03 0.36 % 0.24 % 6.21 % 22.16 % [+]
Corn
C A
314.00 320.00 -6.00 -1.88 % 1.62 % 7.90 % -25.24 % [+]
Cocoa
CC1
3,147.15 3,148.53 -1.38 -0.04 % -0.25 % -7.26 % 14.73 % [+]
Cotton
CT1
63.56 62.79 0.77 1.23 % 1.29 % 4.37 % -17.54 % [+]
Coffee
KC1
185.19 185.18 0.01 0.01 % -8.55 % 2.11 % 73.68 % [+]
Oat
Oat
373.75 382.50 -8.75 -2.29 % 3.60 % -1.97 % 3.60 % [+]
Rice
RR1
12.40 12.36 0.04 0.32 % -1.12 % -2.36 % -20.21 % [+]
Rubber
Rubber
525.50 515.50 10.00 1.94 % 6.38 % 10.86 % -29.60 % [+]
Soybeans
S A
958.50 969.50 -11.00 -1.13 % 3.40 % 6.20 % -25.35 % [+]
Sugar
SB1
16.46 16.76 -0.30 -1.79 % -2.49 % 5.65 % -12.68 % [+]
Wheat
W A
456.25 464.75 -8.50 -1.83 % -1.08 % 3.99 % -30.71 % [+]
Wool
Wool
1,036.00 1,038.00 -2.00 -0.19 % -0.77 % 1.37 % -5.13 % [+]