Südzucker considers an investment grade rating an important target and wants to maintain the investment grade rating. To this purpose, regular review meetings between rating agencies and Südzucker senior management are arranged.
Present rating and outlook:
|Rating agency||long-/short-term rating||Outlook||Last update|
|Moody's||Baa3/P-3||negative||12 December 2018|
|Standard & Poor's||BBB-/A-3||negative||24 May 2019|