Policy Scenarios for EU Sugar Market Reform

17-09-2012

There is much debate over whether the EU should extend sugar production quotas until 2020 or abandon them, as proposed by the European Commission, and move to a freer market in 2015. This note looks at the constraints on the policy makers and the options for the future of the EU sugar policy.

There is much debate over whether the EU should extend sugar production quotas until 2020 or abandon them, as proposed by the European Commission, and move to a freer market in 2015. This note looks at the constraints on the policy makers and the options for the future of the EU sugar policy.