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2018 Season

QSL’s 2018-Season Pool activities are now complete, with all applicable costs and earnings for the period finalised and applied to all pools.

The final results for QSL's 2018 Pools are as follows:

*The Loyalty Bonus applied for the 2018 Season is $1.58. 



The final QSL Shared Pool results for the 2018 Season are as follows:


Net Market Premiums include:

  • AUD Free on Board return QLD 
  • Port differential levy
  • Port differential rebate
  • Supplementary Commitment premium cost
  • Accounting allocations
  • Brand allowances

Storage and Handling costs include:

  • All costs associated with using the Bulk Sugar Terminals

Finance costs include:

  • Finance facilities charges
  • Finance charges
  • Marketing and Shared Services Costs include:
  • Marketing costs 
  • QSL Shared Services costs

Regional costs include, where applicable:

  • Quality Scheme costs
  • OSA incremental costs
  • Non-recoverable Harbour Dues
  • Supplier sugar quality allocations

The Loyalty Bonus includes, where applicable:

  • QSL Shared Services Charge Rebate 
  • Supplementary Commitment Premium

DISCLAIMER: The information provided above, including in the tables, is summary in nature and must be read in conjunction with the explanatory notes which are also set out above. The information above does not constitute financial advice or product advice, and growers should therefore seek their own financial advice before making any pool selection or pricing decisions, as well as reading the QSL Pricing Pool Terms in full, which can be found by clicking here for RSSA Participants, here for MSF Sugar-district growers, here for Tully growers and here for Wilmar-district growers. Information about past performance should not be relied upon as an indication of future performance. The information above sets out the final results of QSL’s 2018 Pricing Pools. As such, nothing contained in the information above should be relied upon as a representation as to future matters. It is important to note that where any estimates and forecasts of future performance or other forward looking statements (Estimates and Forecasts) are provided by QSL, these are based on assumptions and are subject to significant uncertainties, many of which are outside the control of QSL. As such, the values and pricing can and will change and fluctuate over time without notice. Whilst care has been taken in the preparation of the tables and information above, the accuracy or completeness of the information is not guaranteed and QSL does not accept any responsibility for any actions taken by a person with respect to any of the information set out above.