Sugar  1912-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Sugar increased 0.20 Cents/LB or 1.65% to 12.35 on Wednesday May 23 from 12.15 in the previous trading session. Historically, Sugar reached 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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Energy Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 71.8001 0.15 -0.21% 0.43% 5.51% 46.83% May/24
Brent 79.6901 0.26 -0.33% 0.49% 7.69% 54.86% May/24
Natural gas 2.9180 0.01 0.21% 2.06% 4.74% -8.35% May/24
Gasoline 2.2476 0.01 -0.36% 0.20% 7.56% 39.66% May/24
Heating oil 2.2863 0.01 -0.29% 0.24% 7.04% 47.42% May/24
Ethanol 1.4944 0.00 0.09% 2.63% 1.52% -0.24% May/24
Naphtha 673.35 0.52 0.08% 0.64% 11.38% 53.64% May/23
Propane 0.92 0.00 0.05% -0.49% 13.47% 43.23% May/23
Uranium 22.9000 0.00 0.00% 5.05% 9.05% 14.50% May/23

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,292.58 1.90 0.15% 0.20% -2.29% 2.96% May/24
Silver 16.4766 0.02 0.15% 0.30% -0.26% -3.76% May/24
Platinum 903.90 4.66 0.52% 1.73% -0.18% -4.49% May/24
Palladium 980.00 3.03 0.31% 0.20% 0.26% 27.11% May/24
Manganese 39.50 0.00 0.00% 0.00% -3.66% 19.70% May/23
Neodymium 412,500.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% -5.17% 11.94% May/23
Rhodium 2,240.00 40.00 1.82% 6.67% 5.66% 140.86% May/23

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 1,043.5717 5.25 0.51% 4.88% 1.56% 11.08% May/24
Wheat 531.7841 0.25 0.05% 6.89% 9.36% 23.46% May/24
Cotton 86.96 0.39 -0.45% 3.09% 5.71% 12.70% May/23
Rice 11.8813 0.06 -0.46% -4.95% -9.33% 8.83% May/24
Cheese 1.6380 0.00 -0.12% -0.12% 3.87% 6.02% May/23
Palm Oil 2,462.00 1.00 -0.04% 2.41% 2.80% -13.95% May/23
Milk 15.24 0.00 0.00% -0.07% 4.96% -2.31% May/23
Coffee 119.35 1.50 -1.24% 5.39% 0.72% -7.70% May/23
Wool 1,962.00 19.00 0.98% 3.75% 7.51% 31.24% May/23
Sugar 12.35 0.20 1.65% 6.37% 10.86% -21.19% May/23
Tea 2.50 0.00 0.00% -5.66% -18.83% -28.16% May/23
Orange Juice 168.80 0.20 -0.12% -0.74% 14.40% 24.16% May/23
Lumber 592.30 13.00 2.24% -5.83% 6.41% 67.79% May/23
Rubber 182.00 1.50 -0.82% 2.42% 0.66% -37.24% May/24
Cocoa 2,618.00 29.00 1.12% -4.10% -7.65% 38.23% May/23
Canola 535.50 0.30 0.06% 0.54% -0.65% 2.90% May/24
Oat 253.6660 2.00 0.79% 5.26% 13.88% 4.82% May/24
Corn 408.7376 0.50 0.12% 3.41% 5.75% 10.69% May/24

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 105.4500 0.55 0.52% 3.56% -12.92% -14.91% May/23
Lean Hogs 74.6000 1.48 2.02% -1.71% 10.60% -7.84% May/23
Poultry 3.38 0.05 -1.46% -3.43% 10.82% -6.89% May/23
Beef 9.50 0.00 0.00% -1.55% -0.52% -3.06% May/23
Feeder Cattle 134.9000 0.95 0.71% 1.64% -3.02% -6.01% May/23

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 3.0653 0.00 0.10% -0.38% -2.13% 18.26% May/24
Bitumen 3,054.00 34.00 -1.10% 5.46% 9.78% 24.75% May/23
Steel 4,016.00 50.00 -1.23% -1.57% 3.24% 9.10% May/23
Cobalt 92,250 250.00 -0.27% 1.65% 0.82% 66.97% May/23
Aluminum 2,270.00 10.00 -0.44% -2.45% -1.09% 16.71% May/22
Tin 20,530.00 170.00 -0.82% -1.65% -2.47% 0.76% May/22
Zinc 3,056.00 48.00 -1.55% -0.20% -5.36% 15.98% May/22
Lead 2,469.00 1.00 0.04% 5.87% 6.88% 19.55% May/23
Nickel 14,592.00 130.00 -0.88% 1.66% 2.71% 62.12% May/23
Molybdenum 25,000.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 44.93% May/23
Iron Ore 65.00 0.50 -0.76% -6.47% -5.80% 7.44% May/23
Iron Ore 62% fe 66.35 0.16 -0.24% -1.41% 1.69% 7.89% May/23
Coal 101.02 0.73 -0.72% -3.24% 8.39% 35.69% May/23
Soda Ash 2,064.29 0.00 0.00% 0.35% 6.09% 27.88% May/22
Lithium 131.24 0.52 -0.39% 0.37% 1.97% 18.42% May/23

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Baltic Dry 1,162.00 37.00 -3.09% -17.18% -12.63% 24.41% May/23
CRB Index 211.06 0.19 0.09% 1.48% 2.97% 15.45% May/23
LME Index 3,362.40 0.00 0.00% 0.98% -0.08% 20.71% May/23
S&P GSCI 2,860.07 0.00 0.00% 1.54% 4.75% 27.53% May/23


Sugar

The biggest producer and exporter of sugar in the world is Brazil (21% of total production and 45% of total exports in 2015/16 fiscal year). A significant amount of sugar is also produced in India, European Union, 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. Sugar - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
12.35 12.15 65.20 1.25 1912 - 2018 Cents/LB Daily