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sugar industry

Sharad Pawar meets Amit Shah, raises political heat

On July 17, the NCP chief had called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in connection with the newly carved out co-operation ministry

04 Aug 2021 6:57 AM

Sugar industry set to start exports to China, Iran

Icra, on its parts, felt that it will be challenging to achieve six million tonne of sugar exports in 2019-20 marketing year starting October.

23 Sep 2019 12:48 AM

WTO to set up dispute settlement panel to review India's sugar subsidy

India has stated that the measures were consistent with its WTO obligations.

17 Aug 2019 10:03 AM

Buffer stock quantum can be modified

FRP is applicable for all states growing sugarcane except Uttar Pradesh and Punjab.

12 Aug 2019 1:11 AM

Unchanged sugarcane FRP for 2019-20 season makes mills happy

On the pricing front, sector analysts expect the sharp reduction in Indian production in 2019/20 to start the recovery in prices.

29 Jul 2019 6:58 AM


PM Modi 2.0 to draft new sugar export policy post-Budget

This sugar production is after considering the diversion of 'B' heavy molasses and sugarcane juice away from sugar, into ethanol.

01 Jul 2019 7:19 AM

Niti Aayog task force to find long-term solution to sugar sector woes: Paswan

The task force was set up in December 2018 under the chairmanship of Niti Aayog member Ramesh Chand.

05 Feb 2019 3:09 PM

Brazil, Australia to fight any Indian sugar export subsidy

The two countries reached a consensus regarding the need to act at the WTO level if India moves to provide an export subsidy.

13 Sep 2018 2:02 PM

Cabinet approves Rs 8,500 cr bailout package for sugar industry

Ethanol doping in petrol will also help the country cut its oil imports.

06 Jun 2018 2:03 PM

Govt to support sugarcane farmers with over Rs 8000 Cr package

Government has implemented series of interventions in past 4 months to provide relief to farmers and to ensure clearance of their dues.

05 Jun 2018 10:14 AM


Import of Pak sugar sparks ire

The import has taken place at a time when the sugar industry is facing an unprecedented crisis due to a crash in prices.

14 May 2018 12:23 AM

Sugar industry on verge of unprecedented crisis

The sugar price that hovered around Rs 3,600 per quintal at the beginning of the season in October 2017, has fallen in the last three months.

26 Apr 2018 6:35 AM

Delegation meets CM Fadnavis over sugar crisis

They asked that the government intervene immediately to ease the situation.

22 Mar 2018 3:40 AM

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