What is the Price of Organic Maple Sugar?
Because organic maple sugar is made from organic maple syrup, the price of bulk organic maple sugar follows the price of bulk organic maple syrup. As a commodity, price is dependent on yield. In years when there is an overabundance of organic maple syrup produced, prices of organic maple sugar are lower. In years when there is less maple produced, prices of organic maple sugar rise.Read More »
Prices are set at the end of each year’s harvesting season when it is known how much organic maple syrup has been produced. Prices are good for one year until the end of the next harvest.
Wondering who sets the prices? Believe it or not, prices are set by the Federation of Quebec Maple Syrup Producers, who function similarly to OPEC and have stabilized the maple syrup market.
Compared to bulk organic maple syrup, bulk organic maple sugar prices are higher to cover the cost of increased labor associated with producing maple sugar.
If high-quality organic maple sugar is important to you, choose Bascom Maple Farms as your maple source.