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Sugar Manufacturers and Producers

SIC 2060 | NAICS 311310

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Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts

Sugar Processing  (view report)
Sugarcane Harvesting  (view report)

Comprehensive research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year growth forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Report contents include:

  • Key statistics
  • Market size and characteristics
  • Current performance
  • Competitive landscape
  • Major companies
  • Key risk and success factors
  • Five-year growth forecast

Economic Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture
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Background section provides a summary overview of the market for natural sweetener products, with topics covered in this section including U.S. sugarcane and sugarbeet production by geographic region, U.S. and world raw cane and refined beet sugar prices, high fructose corn syrup production and prices, and U.S. deliveries of caloric sweeteners including high fructose corn syrup, honey, and maple syrup.

Market Outlook
Monthly market outlook report analyzes cane and beet sugar production, supply, usage, imports, and exports for the U.S. and Mexico on a historical and projected basis, and also includes on a recurring basis analyses of developments in the world markets and in the NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) high fructose corn syrup market, which encompasses the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.

Yearbook Tables
Yearbook provides current and historical data on production, supply, usage, trade, and prices for sugar and other sweeteners, with data sets provided including world production, supply, and distribution, U.S. and world sweetener prices, and U.S. supply and use; corn sweetener supply, usage, and trade; U.S. honey and maple syrup production, prices, and trade; and U.S. consumption of caloric sweeteners.

First Research
Sugar Manufacturing

First Research profiles provide analysis, statistics, and forecasts for a wide range of industries, with content sections including industry overview, recent developments, issues and challenges, business trends and opportunities, leading companies, executive insights, financial benchmarking information, and 5-year revenue growth forecast. Profiles are updated monthly; sample report is available online.

Supplier Relations US, LLC
Sugar Manufacturing

Comprehensive reports provide detailed analysis of this manufacturing sector, with product segments analyzed including (1) sugarcane mills which process cane into raw cane sugar and (2) refineries that process this product into a finished product form (e.g., granulated, powdered, brown, syrup, liquid, and molasses) and (3) sugarbeet refineries which manufacture finished products directly from sugarbeets.

Mintel Group Ltd.
Sugar and Sweeteners - US

Market research report analyzes key trends and developments for the U.S. sweetener market, with topics covered in the report including market size and forecast, segment performance (e.g., sugar, syrup and molasses, non-caloric substitutes, and honey), sweeteners as ingredients in packaged food and drink, usage of sweeteners, sweetened products, and leading manufacturers and brands.

LMC International
Sugar & Sweeteners

Comprehensive selection of research reports provides extensive coverage of the sweetener market, with reports available including the annual "Global Markets for Low Caloric and Caloric Sweeteners" report which provides historical and forecast demand data for low calorie (e.g., aspartame, stevia,  sucralose) and caloric sweeteners (e.g., sugar, high fructose syrup) by end use and global region.

Infiniti Research Limited
Global Sweetener Market

Market research study provides a detailed analysis of the sweetener market on a global basis, with information provided including market size and forecast for natural (e.g., sugar, high fructose corn syrup) and artificial sweeteners (e.g., aspartame, saccharin, sucralose, and neotame) and major producers profiled including Cumberland Packing, Cargill, Ingredion, Tate & Lyle, and Roquette.

Financial Benchmarking Data

Industry Financial Ratios
Sugar Manufacturers  Search for "31131"
Five-year financial statement analysis includes income statements, balance sheets, and key financial ratios, with data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level.
  • Income and expense detail in dollars and percentages
  • Balance sheets in dollars and percentages
  • Cash flow analysis
  • Liquidity and working capital ratios
  • Profitability and return on investment ratios
  • Asset turnover and efficiency ratios
  • Capital structure and debt service ratios

First Research
Sugar Manufacturing

Financial information section provides income statements, balance sheets, and key financial ratios by firm size for manufacturers that (1) process sugarcane into raw cane sugar and/or (2) refine this product into a finished product form (e.g., granulated, confectioner's powdered, brown, liquid, syrup, and cane or blackstrap molasses) or (3) manufacture finished products directly from sugarbeets.

Compensation Surveys

Sugar Refinery

Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage rate data for selected job positions, such as process engineer, production supervisor, assistant buyer, and millwright, with employers for which salary or hourly wage data is provided including Florida Crystals Corporation, which in partnership with a Florida growers cooperative, owns ASR Group and its Florida Crystals, Domino, and C&H brands.

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Sugar and Confectionary Product Manufacturing

Annual employment and wage survey provides hourly and annual wage data for personnel employed by manufacturers in this sector that (1) process sugarcane into raw cane sugar and/or (2) refine this product into a finished product form (e.g., granulated, confectioner's powdered, brown, liquid, syrup, and cane or blackstrap molasses) or (3) manufacture finished products directly from sugarbeets.

Business Valuation Resources