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As sugar finds its sweet spot, investors ask for how long?

World demand for sugar is set to exceed supply for the first time in six years this year as poor weather threatens output.

New York

AFTER a four-year bear market, sugar has found its sweet spot.

Its steepest bull run in years has seen prices of US raw sugar, the global price benchmark, more than double in less than a year, making one of the smallest commodity markets one of the best performing so far...