Market Data - Sugar

Platts Market Data-Sugar is a revolutionary, user-friendly means of receiving the latest and historical sugar price assessments from Platts/Kingsman.

The package provides you with access to our critical end-of-day assessments, corrections as well as third-party data, meaning you no longer have to venture to multiple sources to find the prices you need.


  • Company-wide access to Market Data in this format has been known to increase the efficiency and agility in which companies do business
  • Platts Market Data eliminates the risks associated with manual data entry, paving the way for smoother operations across your organisation
  • If you already subscribe to other Market Data categories within Platts such as Biofuels you are automatically provided with greater visibility of the increasingly-intertwined Agriculture markets
  • With access to historical data, you can identify trading patterns to spot future trends more easily
  • It’s a resource against which you can benchmark your data and keep track of how your company is performing: whether you are lagging, norming or outperforming your peers
  • You can feel safe in the knowledge that you are receiving information from a consistent data source that is wholly independent
  • Platts Market Data – Sugar gives you the confidence to satisfy the regulators and compliance teams who require data direct from the source


With Platts Market Data – Sugar is sold as a complete package but split into 3 categories:

  • SG Category - Kingsman’s proprietary spot, premium and discount price assessments for the key domestic, import and export markets
  • SY Category - Weekly freight prices for the world’s key trading routes for both bulk and bagged sugar
  • SP Category - Daily futures and other third-party price assessments for the world’s key domestic sugar markets

Access to a rolling 45-day historical database for all of Kingsman’s prices, most dating back to around 2006 is also available with this package.

Platts Market Data - Sugar package is available in a data-point format for easy import and analysis. This is the most efficient, most reliable way to receive our industry-renowned assessments.

Platts Market Data - Sugar provides prices for all of the main sugar markets worldwide. With over 30 Kingsman price assessments and over 30 third-party assessments published daily for the most commonly traded grades and locations, the package is split into the following categories:

Kingsman’s proprietary price assessments (SG category)

  • Raw sugar prices for the Thai and Brazilian markets (Daily)
  • White sugar prices for the Brazilian, Thai and EU markets (Daily)
  • Domestic sugar prices for the Brazilian and the futures market (Kingsman’s own assessment based on the futures price)(Daily)
  • EU sugar prices for the key markets including Western and Mediterranean markets (Monthly)

3rd party freight prices (SY category)

  • Weekly freight prices for both bagged and bulk sugar across the follow routes:
    • o Bagged sugar:
      • South Brazil – Bangladesh, E.C. Africa and W.C. Africa
      • Thailand - Bangladesh, E.C. Africa and W.C. Africa
    • o Bulk sugar:
      • South Brazil – China, Black Sea and Dubai
      • Guatemala – Black Sea, South Korea, China
      • Thailand – China, South Korea, Indonesia

Daily futures and third-party price assessments (SP category)

  • Key futures prices including NY#11 and LIFFE#5
  • CEPEA Domestic prices
  • Zafranet Estandar prices
  • Zafranet Refined prices

Platts Market Data - Sugar provides you with end-of-day assessments, third-party data, and a rolling 45-day historical database for key assessments. Complete and custom historical data sets are also available.

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Platts Market Data files can be accessed, downloaded and integrated directly into your proprietary systems:

  • Receive your Platts Market Data within seconds of it being published with Platts API or intuitive Excel Add-in
  • Download comma-delimited (.csv) data files from
  • Download text files (.txt) from Platts FTP site

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  • Allegro Development
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