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Giving in to pressure, govt allows 1.1m-ton sugar export

PAR Dec 5, 2018 0

The federal government caved in to the demands of sugar barons on Tuesday, who enjoy the backing of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) stalwart Jahangir T...

ECC allows releasing Rs2bn outstanding claims to sugar mill owners

PAR Dec 5, 2018 0

Islamabad : Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has directed the Finance Division to release the outstanding claims, worth Rs2 bill...

Sugar: Dry cuts short cane crushing season

PAR Oct 15, 2018 0

Cane Crush: Ongoing dry weather has resulted in an early end to the sugar crushing season. With more than 76 per cent of the cane crop already proces...

ECC allows sugar export of 1m tonnes

PAR Oct 3, 2018 0

The Economic Coordination Committee on Tuesday paved way for various proposals to stimulate the industrial sector in the country. The committee defer...

Birmingham threat to report Indian sugar subsidies to WTO

PAR Sep 25, 2018 0

Australia has warned India that unless it cuts hefty subsidies paid to its cane farmers that have led to a massive sugar glut and record low prices...

Export of sugar Recommended

PAR Sep 19, 2018 0

An inter-ministerial committee headed by Prime Minister’s Advisor on Commerce, Textile, Industries and Production and Investment, Abdul Razak Dawood r...

PMO directs supplies ministry to halt sugar import

PAR Sep 10, 2018 0

The direction from the OPMCM came after sugarcane farmers requested Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli to do the needful so that their produce could find a...

Sugar exports surge

PAR Jul 24, 2018 0

Sugar exports hit record 1.469m tonnes earning $508m in FY18, as compared to 307,348 tonnes fetching $161m in FY17. The average per tonne price of su...

Sugar exports surge

PAR Jul 23, 2018 0

Sugar exports hit record 1.469m tonnes earning $508m in FY18, as compared to 307,348 tonnes fetching $161m in FY17. The average per tonne price of su...

Shahtaj Sugar Mills Limited

PAR Jul 6, 2018 0

Shahtaj Sugar Mills Limited was incorporated in Pakistan on March 27, 1965 as a public limited company under the Companies Ordinance with a registered...

EU launches IREET project in Pakistan’s sugar sector

PAR Jul 4, 2018 0

The European Union (EU) to Pakistan has launched the EU funded “Implementation of Resource and Energy Efficient Technologies in the Sugar Sector of Pa...

Pakistan sugar exports touch new high, fetch $474 million for national exchequer

PAR Jun 29, 2018 0

Sugar exports from Pakistan touched a new high of 1.359 million tons, which enabled the country to earn $474 million during the first eleven months (J...

SC orders sugar millers to pay dues by today

PAR Jun 14, 2018 0

LAHORE: Chief Justice Saqib Nisar on Wednesday remarked that the people “eligible” to reside in government houses were kept waiting while “ineligible”...

Flood-hit sugarcane farmers brace for huge losses as prices slump

PAR Jun 1, 2018 0

Cane growers around Ingham are struggling under the dual burden of plummeting sugar prices and the ongoing impact of the disastrous March floods. Two...

Why bumper sugar production in Maharashtra is worrying farmers

PAR May 28, 2018 0

Maharashtra’s sugarcane crushing season has come to an end with the highest ever sugar production at 107 lakh tonne. Though the record-breaking produc...