SAO PAULO – Sucden Ltd., a global sugar-trading company based in the U.K., says sugar prices are expected to rise 10% worldwide as Brazil, the world's largest producer, reduces its exports to focus on producing alcohol-based fuel from sugarcane. Some 22%, or 328,374, of the vehicles sold in Brazil in 2004, are flexible-fuel capable, which includes a combination of gasoline and alcohol, or gasoline, alcohol and natural gas. GM Celta now offers flex-fuel model. Because Brazil's ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Brazil Flex-Fuel Cars to Hike Sugar Prices" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.