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India sugar output for 2019-20 unlikely to see big revision: ISMA

The trade body also estimates more than 800,000 tonnes of sugar cane production will be diverted to ethanol in the 2019-20 season.

11 Feb 2020 2:00 PM

India to keep sugar export subsidies even as rivals complain-sources

India’s exports surged to 3.3 million tonnes from 620,000 tonnes a year earlier.

16 Jul 2019 11:22 AM

India to produce record sugar, stocks to rise further: Trade body

India’s money-losing sugar mills have run up a record USD 4.38 billion in arrears to 50 million cane farmers.

04 May 2019 1:08 PM

Sugarcane arrears to growers to come down by Rs 9,000 cr: ISMA

Sugar cane arrears to farmers have crossed Rs 20,000 crore in the current marketing year 2018-19.

01 Mar 2019 2:22 PM

Sugar mills contract to export 20 lakh tonnes so far in 2018-19

Of the total contracts, about 8-10 lakhs have already been shipped overseas, ISMA Director General Abinash Verma said.

27 Feb 2019 3:48 PM


Sugar production may exceed demand of 26 MT in SS 2018-19

Sugar production is likely to decline to around 30 million tonne in SS 2018-19 from the record high of 32.3 million tonne in SS 2017-18.

25 Feb 2019 7:02 PM

Sugar production till Feb 15 up 8.07 pc to 21.93 MT: ISMA

The overall sugar output is pegged lower at 30.7 MT for the current marketing year (October-September) compared to 32.5 MT during 2017-18.

20 Feb 2019 1:56 PM

4 lakh tonne sugar in process for exports, says govt official

Much of the shipment is being undertaken from states like Maharasthra and Karnataka.

24 Jul 2018 2:44 PM

Sugar stockpile to double on record output: ISMA

India has so far contracted to export 2,75,000 tonnes sugar from its record production of 32.25 million tonnes.

18 Jul 2018 8:22 AM

India has no plan now to raise import tax on sugar, govt source says

India will have enough sugar to meet domestic demand without overseas purchases

08 Jan 2018 1:26 PM


Sugar output increases 26 pc in Oct-Dec of 2017-18 season: ISMA

Mills had produced 81.91 lakh tonnes of the sweetener in the same period of 2016-17 season.

03 Jan 2018 2:48 PM

Sugar output may rise 24 pc to 25 MT in 2017-18: ISMA

Sugar production in world's second largest producer after Brazil is estimated at 20.2 MT in ongoing 2016-17.

07 Sep 2017 6:26 PM

Industry body cuts 2016/17 sugar output forecast by 5 per cent

Lower sugar output could exacerbate shortages and further push up prices of sweetener.

07 Mar 2017 2:07 PM