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IBISWorld’s Sugarcane Harvesting market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Industry Threats & Opportunities
- Downstream processors are protected by government price supports, which inflate domestic sugar prices
- Domestic sugar prices are artificially inflated, securing growers’ profit in spite of fluctuating revenue
- Limited growth in per capita sweetener consumption is expected to limit demand for sugarcane... purchase to read more
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The US Sugarcane Harvesting industry has experienced spikes and drops in revenue over the five years to 2016. Global weather patterns are largely responsible for fluctuations in price and production, which directly influence revenue. The industry is headed for major challenges over the next five years. In addition to slower growth in prices, increasingly health-conscious consumers will likely turn to low- and no-calorie sweeteners, both artificially and naturally derived. The growing presence of alternative products in the sweetener market will increase competition for sugar processors, which will subsequently hurt the industry... ... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter
The US Sugarcane Harvesting industry has transitioned from cultivating one of the first cash crops of early colonial America to a struggling modern industry. Unpredictable weather patterns have caused erratic spikes and drops in the industry’s financial performance. For instance, heavy rainfall in Brazil and drought in India halted production of the two largest sugarcane producers in the world prior to the current five-year period. The combined result limited the world supply of sugar, driving up downstream sugar prices and US exports of processed sugar. Sugarcane is not exported at a high rate because the cane must be processed quickly after harvest to retain its sucrose content. The.. ... purchase to read more
Additional Insights for the
IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Sugarcane Harvesting Industry are Production of premium goods/services Ability to alter goods and services produced in favor of market conditions Appropriate physical growing conditions
IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from sugar processing and Per capita sugar and sweetener consumption in the Sugarcane Harvesting industry impact industry performance... purchase to read more
What is the
Farmers in this industry primarily grow sugarcane, a tall tropical grass originating in Southeast Asia. Scientifically known as Saccharum officinarum, its thick stems are a major commercial source of sugar.
SeedsMilled sugarRefined sugarBagasse
Sugarcane farmingSugar, field production
|About this Industry|
|Industry at a Glance|
|Industry Statistics Snapshot|
|Key External Drivers|
|Demand from sugar processingPer capita sugar and sweetener consumptionPrice of sugarHealthy eating index|
|Artificial profit-sweetenersCompetition from imports and substitutesChart: Revenue Growth|
|Import competition and other looming threatsPotential opportunitiesTable: Sugarcane Harvesting Industry Revenue Outlook|
|Industry Life Cycle|
|Life cycle reasonsChart: Benchmarking - Sugarcane Harvesting Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy|
|Products & Markets|
|Key Buying Industries|
|Sugarcane HarvestingSugar ProcessingOrganic Chemical Manufacturing|
|Key Selling Industries|
|Crop ServicesFarm Supplies WholesalingFarm, Lawn & Garden Equipment WholesalingFertilizer ManufacturingPesticide ManufacturingTractors & Agricultural Machinery Manufacturing|
|Products & Services|
|Refined sugarMilled sugarBagasseSeedsChart: Sugarcane Harvesting Industry Products and Services Segmentation|
|Downstream demandSugarcane versus sugar beetSugar alternatives|
|WholesalersOther industries and exportsBakery and cereal producersConfectionery and ice cream producersSugarcane farmersBeverage producersChart: Major Market Segmentation for the Sugarcane Harvesting Industry|
|Chart: Business Locations by State|
|Market Share Concentration|
|Key Success Factors|
|Cost Structure Benchmarks|
|Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Sugarcane Harvesting|
|Basis of Competition|
|Internal competitionExternal competition|
|Barriers to Entry |
|Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Sugarcane Harvesting Industry|
|United States Sugar Corporation|
|Table: United States Sugar Corporation - financial performance|
|Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Sugarcane Harvesting IndustryChart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success|
|Technology & Systems|
|Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth|
|Regulation & Policy|
|Table: Industry Data for the Sugarcane Harvesting Industry|
Industry Revenue (2007-2021)Industry Gross Product (2007-2021)Establishments (2007-2021)Businesses (2007-2021)Employment (2007-2021)Exports (2007-2021)Imports (2007-2021)Wages (2007-2021)Per capita sugar and sweetener consumption (2007-2021)|
Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
Table: Industry Financial Ratios
|Jargon & Glossary |
The dry pulp that remains after the juice has been drained from sugarcane in the milling and refining processes.
|North American Free Trade Agreement|
A generally duty-free agreement signed by the governments of Canada, Mexico and the United States, creating a trilateral trade bloc in North America.
A chemical used to kill pests.
|Tariff Rate Quota (Trq)|
Trade regulations under which a specified quantity of a product can be imported at a relatively low tariff. Quantities above the quota are imported at a higher tariff rate.
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