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sugar cane

Sugar output could drop 15 per cent as drought hits: Industry sources

Sugar inventories are likely to rise to 14.7 million tonnes at the beginning of the new season on Oct 1, up 37.4 pc from a year ago.

13 Jun 2019 2:08 PM

Indian mills contract to export three million tonnes of sugar: Trade body

Indian mills have already shipped out 2.1 million tonnes of the sweetener.

13 May 2019 12:43 PM

States must take steps to ensure payment of Rs 20,000 cr to cane growers: Paswan

The Centre last week raised the benchmark price of sugar sold at factory gate to Rs 31 per kg from Rs 29 per kg earlier.

20 Feb 2019 12:21 PM

A sweet surprise

Don’t shy away from jaggery — the most inexpensive, easily accessible, healthy, natural sweetener.

08 Jan 2017 1:54 AM