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Jan 10, 2019
Sugar mills struggle to export surplus as overseas prices fall; strengthening rupee makes shipments unattractiveLower shipments from the world’s No. 2 sugar producer could support global prices that fell more than 20 percent in 2018
Jan 04, 2019
India's October-December sugar output rises 7% as mills in Maharashtra, Karnataka start operations earlyOutput in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, the country’s biggest producer of sugar, stood at 3.1 million tonnes, down nearly 7 percent from a year ago.
Dec 24, 2018
Scientists develop disposable paper sensors for diabetics to monitor blood sugarSensors measure glucose in saliva making sugar level monitoring pain-free for diabetics.
Dec 18, 2018
Sugar output up 2.1% at 7.05 mn tonnes till 15 Dec; annual production likely to decline in 2018-19India, the world's second biggest producer, is likely to produce 31.5 million tonnes of sugar in 2018-19 marketing year, slightly lower than 32.5 million tonnes last year.
Nov 19, 2018
Indonesia keen to buy sugar, refined palm oil from India; seeks import duty cutWhile India is the world's largest sugar producer with a huge quantity of exportable surplus, Indonesia is a major producer of edible oils, particularly palm.
Nov 08, 2018
Raw sugar exports to China to begin early next year, says commerce ministryIndia plans to export two million tonnes of raw sugar to China beginning next year
Sep 19, 2018
Cabinet defers Rs 4,500 cr sugar package; proposal may come up next weekThe Union Cabinet did not consider on Wednesday Rs 4,500 crore plan to more than double the production assistance paid to sugarcane farmers and transport subsidy to sugar exporting mills
Jul 31, 2018
Sugarcane arrears to farmers down to Rs 16,600 cr from peak of Rs 23,232 cr in May-end, says govtSugarcane arrears to farmers have come down due to various measures were taken by the government to help the sugar industry, Parliament was informed on Tuesday
Jul 27, 2018
Government allows ethanol-making directly from sugarcane juice, B-molassesSo far, sugar mills were allowed to manufacture ethanol from by-product called C-molasses, after sugar was taken out while processing raw cane juice
Jul 20, 2018
World sugar exporters blame India, Pakistan and EU's subsidy programmes for weak prices, supply glutGlobal Sugar Alliance met in Geneva to discuss the degree to which subsidies provided and proposed by Pakistan, India and the EU contravene WTO rules