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Market Position Sugar prices traded around 16-17 c/lb during April compared to 19.5-20.5 c/lb last October based on the perception that world supplies will be sufficient in the 2017/18 season. If India imports white sugar before Q4 this year, the world market price will likely increase. If these imports are delayed, Brazilian and EU […]
Ragus Commercial Manager Frank O’Kelly toured the Berkshire Production Facility with Rob Evans Bako Wales Sales Manager, Richard Thomas Bako Wales Technical Sales Representative and Dyfed Evans Bako Wales General Manager. Representatives of the nationwide ambient, chilled and frozen food ingredients group spent an informative day at our Berkshire production facility, learning how Ragus manufacture the co-operative group’s […]
Confectionery Production magazine Editor Katie Smith and Ragus Director Ben Eastick Confectionery Production magazine Editor Katie Smith reports on her tour of the Ragus Production Facility in Berkshire UK and her discussion with Director Ben Eastick in connection to future Ragus expansion and developments of pure sugar ingredients for the taste, texture and appearance of […]
Market Position The markets remain volatile as we near the end of the Brazilian crop and start the northern hemisphere beet and cane harvests. Sugar prices have been slowly rising reacting to forecasts of two consecutive deficits in 2015/16 and 2016/17. Trading at 19.5-20.5 c/lb before significantly rising to a four year high at 24 […]
Introducing and presenting the great British pure liquid gold product Golden Syrup – staple ingredient of bakers, caterers and home cooks alike. An informative video all about it’s origins, where it comes from, how it’s made and the people at Ragus Pure Sugars who make it.
BRITISH BAKER VISIT AFFIRMS “… IF YOU NEED SUGAR THIS IS THE PLACE”. The market leading publication British Baker and associated news website recently visited the Ragus Production Facility in Berkshire for further valuable insight about the company and its operations. Multi media reporter Ashley Williams interviewed Ragus Director Ben Eastick discussing a wide range of themes in connection with the company’s natural sugar, […]