February 25, 2020 5:39 pm
Already, about 17 million tonnes of sugar has been manufactured by mills till February 15. Annual sugar consumption in India, the world's second largest producer after Brazil, is about 26 million tonnes.
February 11, 2020 1:51 pm
The trade body also estimates more than 800,000 tonnes of sugar cane production will be diverted to ethanol in the 2019-20 season. This an increase of over the 500,000 tonnes from the previous season.
December 03, 2019 4:37 pm
"Sugar production till November 30, 2019 in the current 2019-20 sugar season is 18.85 lakh tonne, which was 40.69 lakh tonne last year on November 30, 2018," Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA) said in a statement.
September 30, 2018 9:40 am
Rohit Pawar is the grandnephew of former Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar and had successfully contested the election of Pune Zilla Parishad recently.
October 27, 2017 4:55 am
Prakash Naiknavare, managing director of NFCSF, said the online platform will allow for greater access as well as better price realisation. “Chances of cartelisation will be minimum on such a platform,” he said.
June 11, 2015 6:20 am
Millers feel one-year moratorium clause will add to debt-laden sector’s burden.
December 12, 2014 12:08 pm
The new mechanism basically removes uncertainty with regard to both pricing and supply.
December 01, 2013 1:26 am
Cane crisis: Harsh measures follow FIRs,breakdown of talks
November 29, 2013 5:31 am
The UP government Thursday decided to suspend all negotiations with the sugar industry.
November 29, 2013 5:28 am
A top government official said that C Rangarajan was willing to review the formula
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