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Sugar: Hard facts and figures

December 13, 2016 at 12:30 PM , Der AUDITOR
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The most relevant data relating to sesame seeds is provided in a clearly structured Excel file. Including: Background information, global sugar beet production, the import and export figures and prices.

FRANKFURT. In the year 1747, the German chemist Andreas Sigismund Marggraf discovered the sugar content of the beet. And roughly fifty years later, the chemist Franz Carl Achard established the basis of the industrial sugar production.
The world’s first beet sugar factory was built in the Silesian village of Konary. While the growing of sugar beets is common in the European and Western Asian area (Europe, Russia etc.), sugar cane is primarily grown in Eastern Asia and South America (Brazil, India etc.).
White sugar, or refined sugar, is ranked as basic foodstuff, and mainly

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