INTERNATIONAL DATA SOURCES
Titles in section are not devoted exclusively to sugar, they cover all food/agricultural data for production and trade/commerce related data. Data is country level and international in coverage and not just limited to the United States. Coverage and presentation can vary over time.
Sugar & Sugar Cane: Historical Resources for a Sweet Industry
Table of Contents
Louisiana & the South
Cuba, Puerto Rico, & the Caribbean
International Data Sources
LC Subject Headings
Databases & Internet Resources
Image (left): Packing and weighing Crystal Domino sugar, 
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Agricultural Prices . Crop Reporting Board, Economics, Statistics & Cooperatives Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture. Washington, D.C. : Crop Reporting Board, 1942- July 29, 1942-
LC Call Number: HD9004 .U523a
LC Catalog Record: 46043547
Holdings 1942-2009. The data here is reported as prices and sugar is included with "other non-basic commodity" data.
FAO Bulletin of Statistics = Bulletin FAO de statistiques = Boletín FAO de estadísticas. Rome : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2000-2004.
LC Call Number: HD1421 .F363
LC Catalog Record: 2001235252
Holdings: 2000-2003. Continues FAO Quarterly Bulletin of Statistics. The data is reported as amounts.
FAO Statistical Yearbook = Annuaire statistique de la FAO = Anuario estadístico de la FAO = Liang nong zu zhi tong ji nian jian. -- FAO statistical yearbook = Annuaire statistique de la FAO = Anuario estadístico de la FAO = 粮农组织统计年鉴. Rome : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2004- Vol. 1, 1 (2004)-
LC Call Number: HD1421 .F367
LC Catalog Record: 2005234186
Holdings: 2012, 2013. This is a merger of several publications including: FAO Bulletin of Statistics, FAO Yearbook Production, and FAO Yearbook Trade. This is a publication that includes data on a host of crops and livestock the presentation may however, have changed over time as the title itself evolved. Currently, much of this title is written analysis and insight with statistics. Electronic versions of this title are available on the FAO website (see Internet links below) beginning in 2004 and the data used is part of the FAOSTAT data product.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Production Yearbook. Annuaire de la production. Anuario de producción.
LC Call Number: HD1421.F585
LC Catalog Record: sv91037535
Holdings: 1958-1974. Related to Production Yearbook. The data is reported as amounts.
Foreign Crops and Markets. Washington, U. S. Dept. of Agriculture, Foreign Agricultural Service.
LC Call Number: HD9000.4 .U48
LC Catalog Record: 53036484
LC Catalog Record: sn91034526
Holdings 1922-1962 (monthly), later title Foreign Agriculture, earlier title Foreign Crop and Live Stock Reports. The USDA is reporting production on all international trade but agriculture data only. Sugar is included and given as exports (from Cuba, Barbados, etc.) and as principle importing countries.
Monthly Bulletin of Agricultural Economics and Statistics. Rome : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 1952-1977. Vol. 1, no. 1 (May 1952)-v. 26, no. 12 (Dec. 1977).
LC Call Number: HD1411 .F582
LC Catalog Record: 55003271
Holdings: 1952-1977. Continues in part Food and Agricultural Statistics and is continued by FAO Monthly Bulletin of Statistics.
Production Yearbook. Annuaire de la production. Anuario de la producción. Rome, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. v. 12-29; 1958-75.
LC Call Number: HD1421 .P76
LC Catalog Record: 59003599
Holdings: 1972-2003. The data is reported as amounts not prices.
Trade Yearbook. Annuaire du commerce. Anuario de comercio. Rome, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. v. 12-29; 1958-75.
LC Call Number: HD9000.4 .T7
LC Catalog Record: 59003598
Holdings: 1982-2003, Continues in part Yearbook of Food and Agricultural Statistics, continued by FAO Trade Yearbook. Reported in amounts.
Weekly Statistical Sugar Trade Journal. New York, N.Y. : Willett & Gray
LC Call Number: HD9100.1 .W3
LC Catalog Record: ca08001216 and
LC Catalog Record: sn91020272
Holdings: Oct.-Dec. 1890, 1895-1979. Title began in 1842. Some issues have been digitized on the HathiTrust. It is also referred to as Willett & Gray's Weekly Statistical Sugar Trade Journal. The print volumes do in some cases, include index for a calendar year. Coverage is sugar generally – cane and beet – and includes articles and updates as well as statistics on prices, exports, production, etc. The firm has had a number of names over the course of its life and when cited in other publications and they may use the other names - Willett, Pollard & Company, Willett & Hamlen (or Willett, Hamlen), and Willett & Gray but the main constant was Wallace Potter Willett. Coverage of the title expanded overtime but always had a combination of data by port – often monthly – for Atlantic ports; production statistics; prices; export/import statistics internationally; small articles usually covering the international trade; profiles on companies; etc. There are also a number of notices/advertisements on the various companies involved in the trade worldwide.
World Agricultural Production and Trade : Statistical Report. Washington, D.C. : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Foreign Agricultural Service, [1963-1975] Feb. 1963-Dec. 1975.
LC Call Number: HD1421 .U62
LC Catalog Record: 67059282
Holdings: 1963-1975, monthly. Coverage each month varies in terms of data presented and topics covered.
Yearbook; of Food and Agricultural Statistics. Annuaire de statistiques agricoles et alimentaires. United Nations
LC Call Number: HD1421.Y4
LC Catalog Record: 48018878
Holdings 1947-1957, each year is 2 volumes. Data is production/amounts for the Production volume as well as reported in amounts for the import/exports in the Trade volume. The earliest years do have limited data for a few years in the 1930's.
FAO monthly bulletin of statistics = Bulletin mensuel FAO de statistiques = Boletín mensual FAO de estadísticas. Rome : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 1978-1987. Vol. 1, no. 1 (Jan. 1978)-v. 10, no. 12 (Dec. 1987).
LC Call Number: HD9000.4 .F65a
LC Catalog Record: 79641900
Holdings: 1978-2000, monthly. This is continues the Monthly Bulletin of Agricultural Economics and Statistics and is continued by the FAO Quarterly Bulletin of Statistics. This publication is a presentation of production and trade data. Coverage of commodities changes monthly.
Last updated: 02/23/2017