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  • 'War on sugar' takes toll; Asia, Brazil struggle to make up shortfall - Reuters May 23, 2017
    Reuters'War on sugar' takes toll; Asia, Brazil struggle to make up shortfallReutersSugar sales in India, the world's biggest consumer, are set to fall by roughly 1 million tonnes this season, the Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA) estimates, due to higher domestic prices and a cash crunch that followed last year's demonetisation ...und weitere »
  • Guv pushes lower excise tax on sugar sweetened drinks - Sun.Star May 23, 2017
    Guv pushes lower excise tax on sugar sweetened drinksSun.StarThe proposed measure is seeking a P10 per liter excise tax on sugar sweetened beverages, with 20 percent of the fund going to the Sugarcane Industry Development Act and the 80 percent, to the General Fund. However, the Visayan Bloc in the House of ...und weitere »
  • Sugar rush puts monster mill well ahead of target - The Phnom Penh Post May 23, 2017
    The Phnom Penh PostSugar rush puts monster mill well ahead of targetThe Phnom Penh PostCambodia's biggest sugar mill has finished its two-month production run, producing half a million tonnes of refined white sugar, nearly five times what the company predicted at the beginning of the harvest season, a company representative said ...
  • Extra sugar tariff on the way - China Daily May 22, 2017
    China DailyExtra sugar tariff on the wayChina DailyChina will start to levy a safeguards tariff on sugar imports after a six-month investigation, in order to protect the domestic sugar industry and stabilize the market, the Ministry of Commerce said on Monday. Based on the ... The ministry began to ...China doubles tax on a third […]
  • Kwale Sugar spurs cane production through irrigation - The Standard May 20, 2017
    The StandardKwale Sugar spurs cane production through irrigationThe StandardOne of Kenya's newest sugar companies is banking on irrigation to increase production in readiness for the retail market. Kwale International Sugar Company Limited (Kiscol) also plans to take advantage of the fact that sugarcane at the Coast takes a ...und weitere »
  • World sugar stocks to drop in 2017-18, despite record EU output - USDA - Agrimoney.com May 19, 2017
    World sugar stocks to drop in 2017-18, despite record EU output - USDAAgrimoney.comIndeed, the USDA forecast world sugar output rising by 8.8m tonnes to a record 179.6m tonnes, reflecting in part expectations of a sharp recovery in Indian production from drought-affected levels. Output in the world's second-ranked sugar producing ...
  • Tongaat Hulett expects higher profit, sugar output - Moneyweb.co.za May 19, 2017
    Moneyweb.co.zaTongaat Hulett expects higher profit, sugar outputMoneyweb.co.zaJOHANNESBURG – South Africa's Tongaat Hulett expects a 45% rise in full-year earnings as its sugar production operations swing back to profit, the company said on Friday. A severe drought in southern Africa has weighed on agricultural production and ...Tongaat expects earnings to rise after sugar operations reboundBusiness Day (registration)Alle […]
  • Stocks of UP-based sugar companies outperform peers in west, south - Livemint May 17, 2017
    LivemintStocks of UP-based sugar companies outperform peers in west, southLivemint“Physical market players are expecting much lower production at 195-200 lakh tonnes on lower average sugar recovery for the sugarcane due to drought in the last two-years,” he added. As per industry lobby Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA) Indian ...und weitere »
  • Sugar production to hit 2.3 MMT on expansion in harvest area–SRA - Business Mirror May 11, 2017
    Sugar production to hit 2.3 MMT on expansion in harvest area–SRABusiness MirrorBased on the preliminary estimate of the SRA, the total sugarcane area in CY 2016-2017 reached 419,207 hectares, 1.87 percent higher than the 411,502 hectares recorded in the previous crop year. SRA data also showed that the local sugar industry ...
  • Haryana cooperative sugar mills output crosses 34 lk quintals - Times of India May 8, 2017
    Haryana cooperative sugar mills output crosses 34 lk quintalsTimes of IndiaSugar mills crushed about 353.37 lakh quintals of sugarcane during the current season so far against294.27 lakh quintals of sugarcane in the same period of last year, a spokesman of Haryana State Federation of Cooperative Sugar Mills said.und weitere »