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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...

Indian Farmer Outfits still protesting over Pakistan’s Sugar Import

PAR May 21, 2018 0

In Bareilly, various farmer societies have protested Union government’s decision for import of Pakistani sugar. Members of the Bhartiya Kisan Union (A...

Sugar import from Pakistan miniscule compared to India's total import: Commerce Min

PAR May 17, 2018 0

India imported 1,908 tn sugar or 1.6 percent of the country’s total import of the sweetener from Pakistan during April-May of the current financial ye...

Political protest in Maharashtra to oppose import of sugar from Pakistan

PAR May 15, 2018 0

National Congress Party (NCP) workers and Maharashtra Navnirman Sena strongly opposed import of sugar from Pakistan for sale in India. The activists r...

World sugar exporters prep review of India, EU, Pakistan support programs

PAR May 10, 2018 0

The world’s top sugar exporters have initiated a legal review of government supports in the European Union, India and Pakistan that may violate World...

CCP issues opinion on competition concerns in the sugar sector of Pakistan

PAR May 8, 2018 0

The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has recommended measures to the federal and provincial governments for making the sugar industry more eff...

Sugar exports by Pakistan in March is historical high

PAR May 3, 2018 0

The country exported almost 250,000 tonnes of Sugar during the month of March 2017/18 season which is the highest monthly total ever. This compares wi...

Government considering reducing sugar export subsidy

PAR Apr 19, 2018 0

Economic managers of Pakistan are mulling over reducing the billions of rupees worth of subsidy that mighty sugar millers have received on exports at...