Sugar, Baby! Prices Just Reached 30-Year Highs

Here’s yet another surging commodity to freak out about: sugar.

The commodity just hit a 30-year high on expectations of a shortage from Brazil, according to the FT. As with most commodities, anticipation of further easing from the Fed helps.


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