Sugar Market Overview in Qatar
The size of the sugar market in Qatar soared to $ in 2019, rising by % against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). Over the period under review, consumption, however, recorded a deep contraction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when the market value increased by % y-o-y. Sugar consumption peaked at $ in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2019, consumption failed to regain the momentum.