ED&F Man began merchanting commodities in 1783 and sugar was one of the founder’s, James Man, first products. Since then ED&F Man Sugar has developed a global network, from producers, through logistics providers to final clients, meaning we move sugar from origin to destination when needed.
When conducting business, sustainability is a key driver for ED&F Man Sugar. As a founding member of Bonsucro – originally known as the Better Sugarcane Initiative – we’ve set measurable environmental and social standards for producing sugarcane.
We’ve signed up to help both mills to produce and clients to source sustainable certified sugar and we’re promoting long-term viability for sugar production by upholding standards for: