ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Distortions in World Sugar Trade

The high level of domestic support given by many countries to their domestic sugar industry, including production subsidies and import barriers, has distorted international trade in the commodity. It has resulted in sugar dumping by inefficient producers at prices lower than the cost of production and prevented low-cost producing countries from finding a market.

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