Brazil Should Take the Next Step to Zero-for-Zero Sugar Policy

For two years, U.S. sugar producers have pushed for a multilateral solution to the global sugar subsidies that have wrecked the global market.

Under this plan, known as the Zero-for-Zero sugar policy, sugar producers around the world would eliminate sugar subsidies and market-distorting policies so that a free market can form. And the World Trade Organization (WTO) is the logical venue for such reforms to be accomplished.