Sugar Production and Refining
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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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
Market analysis report provides industry statistics for a user-defined area on a national, state, county, metro area, or zip code level, with data provided including number of companies, market volume and sales trends, average company sales, sales per employee, staffing and employment trends, average employee wage, and business start up activity and failure rates. Sample report can be viewed online.
Financial Statements and Financial Ratios
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- Income and expenses in dollars and percentages
- Balance sheets in dollars and percentages
- Profitability and return on investment ratios
- Liquidity and working capital ratios
- Asset turnover and efficiency ratios
- Capital structure and debt service ratios
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Financial benchmarking section of this report provides an analysis of industry income and expenses as a percentage of revenue by major category (e.g., purchases, wages, depreciation, marketing, rent, utilities, other costs, and earnings before interest and taxes) for the most recent year and line graphs indicating trends for each category over the past five years. Sample report can be viewed free online.
Compensation and Salary Surveys
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.
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