Over millennia of time sugar cane was a luxury that only the wealthiest was reserved. In the mid-19th Century sugar get by the incipient industrial production affordable, the beet as a food of daily needs for large parts of the population. Now sugar could in the future be a valuable luxury good: Low inventory levels and poor sugar cane crops in the main exporting country, Brazil have led to the fact that the price of sugar has risen to the highest level in 30 years.
Commodity experts see for the price of sugar in the near term until further increasing potential. Investments in commodity sugar seem to be so again worthwhile.