Nigeria: Sugar Annual

  |   Attaché Report (GAIN)   |   NI2021-0003

Nigeria’s sugar industry is facing serious challenges despite efforts by the Government of Nigeria (GON) to create self-sufficiency in sugar production and reduce raw sugar imports. Entrenched interests in the sugar value chain are largely responsible for Nigeria’s sugar production crisis.

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