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Sugar turns bitter for Pakistanis as millers make illegal profits

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

KARACHI: Pakistan's sugar millers are all set to earn around Rs 65 billion in the current season by selling sugar at exorbit...

Commerce ministry’s decision irks sugar industry

PAR Mar 20, 2017 0

Sugar industry is reportedly up in arms against the Commerce Ministry after an inter-ministerial panel headed by Commerce Minister Engineer Khurram Da...

Ministry recommends exporting 0.2 million tons of sugar

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

An inter-ministerial panel headed by Commerce Minister Engineer Khurram Dastgir has recommended export of an additional quantity of 0.2 million tons o...

Sugar industry unhappy over low prices

PAR Mar 15, 2017 0

The sugar manufacturers are once again contemplating to raise sugar price in the country while the cost of this commodity is already higher than anywh...

Additional quantity: Industry seeks to export sugar

PAR Mar 6, 2017 0

The domestic sugar industry has sought permission to export additional quantity of 0.5 million tons of sugar without any rebate to avert default in pa...

Sugar mill’s request for crushing rejected

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

A Lahore High Court division bench on Monday declined a request of Chaudhry Sugar Mills’ counsel to allow crushing at the mills and adjourned the hear...

PSMA seeks two-month extension in sugar export

PAR Feb 24, 2017 0

The sugar manufacturers have sought two month extension in validity of the period of sugar exports due to expire on March 31, 2017. That the Pakistan...

LHC seeks more arguments in sugar mills case

PAR Feb 22, 2017 0

The Lahore High Court on Tuesday sought more arguments in next hearing of Thursday on the point that if ban on sugar mills was imposed then why cultiv...

Government may enhance sugar export quantity

PAR Feb 21, 2017 0

The government is likely to enhance sugar export quantity from 0.25 million tons to 0.5 million tons without subsidy aimed at stabilising the market a...

Mills earn billions by selling sugar to USC at higher price

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Sugar barons have pocketed billions of rupees in collusion with the top management of Utility Stores Corporation (USC) by selling the sweet...

Sugar turns sour for the Sharifs

PAR Feb 10, 2017 0

The Supreme Court on Thursday ordered to bring the crushing of sugar in three mills of the Sharif family to a halt and remanded the case back to Lahor...

Sugarcane prices go up in Sindh

PAR Feb 9, 2017 0

The decline in sugarcane area and output in lower Sindh has triggered an upswing in demand which has pushed cane price to Rs200+ per 40kg in this crus...

Sugar prices rise as supplies tighten, cocoa falls

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

Raw sugar futures rose to their highest level in nearly three months on Monday, boosted by emerging tightness in the physical market, while New York c...

India likely to need higher sugar imports

PAR Jan 31, 2017 0

India's sugar production is likely to be lower than government estimates this season, raising the possibility of higher imports by the world's biggest...

Arabica coffee eases on Brazil weather; raw sugar rises

PAR Jan 31, 2017 0

Arabica coffee futures eased on Monday, extending last week's losses, as expectations for a smaller crop were dampened by better weather in top produc...