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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...

'Rights of sugarcane growers will be protected'

PAR Jan 26, 2017 0

Cane Commissioner Punjab, Waqas Alam while presiding over a joint meeting here at DC Office committee room has said the rights of the sugarcane grower...

First-come-first-served rule for surplus sugar export: SBP

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said on Thursday that export quota to sugar mills would be allocated on first-come-first-served basis and only surplu...

LSM data estimates 2,480 percent increase in sugar production in November

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

Large Scale Manufacturing (LSM) data of November 2016 estimates 2,480 percent increase in sugar production as compared to November 2015, according to...

Ministry hints at cancelling sugar export plan

PAR Jan 10, 2017 0

Commerce Minister, Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan has convened a meeting of sugar price monitoring committee on Wednesday amid reports that sugar price...

Export of Sugar Office Memorandum

PAR Jan 10, 2017 0

The undersigned is directed to refer to the subject noted above and to state that the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet in Case No....

Minister sets aside SAB recommendations on sugar export quantity

PAR Jan 4, 2017 0

Commerce Minister, Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan is said to have set aside the recommendations of Sugar Advisory Board (SAB) on sugar export quantity...

LSDA against sugar export decision

PAR Dec 30, 2016 0

The Lahore Sugar Dealers Association has criticised the government's decision of allowing sugar export prior to completion of crushing season and know...

ECC approves 225,000 tons of sugar export from surplus stocks

PAR Dec 29, 2016 0

The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the cabinet on Wednesday approved export of 225,000  tons of sugar, spurred by an expected surplus of mor...

MoC Agrees to Support Sugar Export

PAR Dec 28, 2016 0

Ministry of Commerce (MoC) has reportedly agreed to support export of 225,000 tons of sugar on the recommendation of Sugar Advisory Board (SAB) by Mar...