Sugar 1912-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Sugar decreased to 13.25 Cents/lb in May from 13.26 Cents/lb in April of 2015. The Sugar averaged 10.37 from 1912 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 65.20 in November of 1974 and a record low of 1.25 in January of 1967.

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Sugar


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
13.25 13.26 65.20 1.25 1912 - 2015 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 Sunday, May 3, 2015.

Energy Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Crude oil 59.10 59.62 -0.52 -0.87 % 5.57 % 20.29 % -40.78 % [+]
Brent crude oil 64.57 64.06 0.51 0.80 % 1.72 % 18.04 % -40.70 % [+]
Ethanol 1.67 1.64 0.03 1.83 % 0.00 % 0.60 % -28.33 % [+]
Heating oil 2.01 1.97 0.04 2.03 % 3.08 % 15.52 % -30.69 % [+]
Natural gas 2.67 2.56 0.11 4.30 % 4.30 % 3.09 % -43.31 % [+]
Gasoline 2.04 2.01 0.03 1.49 % 2.00 % 15.91 % -30.14 % [+]

Metals Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Aluminum 1,902.25 1,933.25 -31.00 -1.60 % 3.20 % 6.79 % 9.17 % [+]
Coal 62.05 61.90 0.15 0.24 % 1.97 % 11.60 % -15.46 % [+]
Cobalt 30,200.00 30,000.00 200.00 0.67 % 1.00 % 11.65 % 1.68 % [+]
Gold 1,173.09 1,180.69 -7.60 -0.64 % -0.45 % -2.02 % -9.94 % [+]
Copper 6,411.50 6,364.50 47.00 0.74 % 6.31 % 6.80 % -5.09 % [+]
Lead 2,119.00 2,123.50 -4.50 -0.21 % 2.89 % 12.58 % 2.32 % [+]
Molybden 17,000.00 17,050.00 -50.00 -0.29 % 0.00 % -6.34 % -41.38 % [+]
Nickel 13,708.50 13,915.00 -206.50 -1.48 % 4.18 % 5.64 % -24.87 % [+]
Palladium 772.00 779.00 -7.00 -0.90 % -0.26 % 2.80 % -5.39 % [+]
Platinum 1,127.00 1,136.00 -9.00 -0.79 % -0.09 % -2.34 % -20.91 % [+]
Silver 1,602.00 1,602.50 -0.50 -0.03 % 1.94 % -3.99 % -16.43 % [+]
Steel 310.00 365.00 -55.00 -15.07 % 0.00 % 0.00 % -23.46 % [+]
Tin 15,966.00 15,992.00 -26.00 -0.16 % 1.06 % -4.65 % -31.00 % [+]
Zinc 2,364.00 2,367.00 -3.00 -0.13 % 5.32 % 11.44 % 15.80 % [+]

Agricultural Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Beef 9.56 9.54 0.02 0.21 % -0.73 % 2.47 % 22.09 % [+]
Corn 347.00 350.00 -3.00 -0.86 % -1.42 % -6.22 % -27.41 % [+]
Cocoa 2,987.14 2,990.04 -2.90 -0.10 % 2.20 % 6.84 % -0.40 % [+]
Cotton 65.11 66.38 -1.27 -1.91 % 0.42 % 4.28 % -27.10 % [+]
Coffee 137.46 135.23 2.23 1.65 % -0.94 % 2.17 % -30.45 % [+]
Oat 271.00 279.25 -8.25 -2.95 % -1.99 % -10.86 % -33.09 % [+]
Rice 9.95 10.03 -0.08 -0.80 % -0.30 % -8.38 % -35.81 % [+]
Rubber 512.00 513.00 -1.00 -0.19 % 0.49 % -1.54 % -9.94 % [+]
Soybeans 960.50 970.50 -10.00 -1.03 % 0.05 % -1.59 % -35.08 % [+]
Sugar 13.25 13.26 -0.01 -0.08 % -0.75 % 5.49 % -27.00 % [+]
Wheat 471.50 468.00 3.50 0.75 % -2.98 % -12.03 % -35.23 % [+]
Wool 1,172.00 1,155.00 17.00 1.47 % 2.18 % 6.26 % 10.98 % [+]