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Feb 15, 2019
Govt hikes floor price of sugar to Rs 31 per kg; mechanism to be put in place to ensure benefit reaches farmers tooMSP is the rate below which the mills cannot sell sugar in the open market to wholesalers and bulk consumers like beverage and biscuit makers.
Dec 12, 2018
India's sugar output likely to drop next year as drought cuts cane planting; exports to be hitA drop in production would slash exports from the world’s second-biggest sugar producer and support global prices that have fallen 15 percent so far in 2018.
Nov 19, 2018
Sugar production falls 15% as several mills yet to begin crushing operation this seasonISMA had last month forecast that sugar output in the current marketing year (October-September) may decline to 31.5 million tonnes (MT) from record 32.5 MT in the previous year.
Oct 29, 2018
Sugar output may dip 3% this year to 31.5 million ton on untimely rains, pest attack and ethanol: ISMASugar production reached an all-time high of 32.5 million tonnes in the 2017-18 marketing year (October-September).
Sep 06, 2018
India to surpass Brazil as top sugar producer, eyes bigger export share with subsidy schemesIndian mills have little option but to produce sugar as their biofuel production capacity is limited.
Jul 24, 2018
Four lakh tonne sugar in process for exports to Middle East, Sri Lanka, says government officialMills are required to export 20 lakh tonnes of sugar in the current 2017-18 marketing year (October-September) to avail of a subsidy of Rs 55 per tonne offered by the government
Jun 07, 2018
Centre bails out sugar industry: All you need to know about the whopping Rs 8,500 cr package and why it was announcedThe MSP of sugar, at Rs 29 per kg, is inadequate and does not cover production costs, making it difficult for mills to clear cane arrears.
Dec 06, 2013
Govt plans incentives for raw sugar production, says PawarPawar said he favours raising raw sugar production to at least 4 million tonnes in 2013/14.