This monthly report includes data on U.S. imports of raw and refined sugar under World Trade Organization tariff-rate quotas, free trade agreements and the Sugar Re-export Program.

  • The July WASDE report shows fiscal year (FY) 2014 WTO raw sugar tariff-rate quota (TRQ) shortfalls projected at 110,650 short tons raw value (STRV), down 89,350 STRV from last month.  The country details are shown on Table 3A.  

  • On July 10, USTR reallocated 99,290 metric tons raw value (MTRV) of the original WTO raw sugar TRQ quantity from those countries that have stated they do not plan to fill their FY 2014 allocated raw sugar quantities (Table 3B).

  • The FY 2015 WTO raw sugar TRQ shortfall projected at 200,000 STRV, unchanged from last month.  

  •  The fifth and last tranche (21, 000 MTRV) of the FY 2014 specialty sugar TRQ filled on the opening day (July 10).

  • Past Reports (USDA Economics, Statistics and Market Information System)

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Souleymane Diaby
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