Tag: sugar mills

Pakistan to export rice, sugar to Nigeria

PAR May 17, 2018 0

Pakistan has started implementing agreement to export 3000 metric tons rice to Nigeria while 5000 metric tons sugar will also be exported to Nigeria....

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...

Sindh government fails to recover Rs87.504m from 19 sugar mills

PAR Mar 22, 2018 0

KARACHI: Although there is a clash between the sugar mills’ mafia and the poor growers over the sugarcane rate, the Sindh government seems reluctant t...

Exclusive: India to force mills to export 2-4 million tonnes of surplus sugar

PAR Mar 16, 2018 0

India will soon bring in rules to force sugar mills to export millions of tonnes of surplus supplies to prop up local prices, a move that could drag d...

Growers Appeal Sindh High Court To Take Action Against Sugar Mills

PAR Mar 13, 2018 0

12th Mar, 2018 ):The President Sindh Abadgar Itehad, Nawab Zubair Talpur, has appealed to Sindh High Court for taking action against sugar mill owners...

Sugarcane growers start hunger strike, demand purchasing of crops at official rate

PAR Feb 19, 2018 0

KARACHI: Five organizations of sugarcane growers started a hunger strike outside Karachi Press Club on Sunday against sugar mills for not purchasing s...

Need for revolutionizing cotton industry in Pakistan

PAR Jan 25, 2018 0

Agronomists, economists and other experts, Wednesday, termed the indifferent approach of the stakeholders and decision makers as the sole reason for d...

Punjab mills seek add’l rebate to make sugar export feasible

PAR Dec 6, 2017 0

LAHORE - The Pakistan Sugar Mills Association Punjab Zone has asked the Punjab government to allow Rs.9.30 per kg export rebate as has been announced...

Hearing of sugarcane growers’ petitions adjourned

PAR May 19, 2017 0

The Lahore High Court Thursday adjourned to May 24 the hearing of the petitions of sugarcane growers seeking payments from various banks for further a...

Sugar mills damaged S Punjab’s cotton belt, LHC told

PAR May 3, 2017 0

LAHORE -  Pakistan Cotton Grinners Association Tuesday moved the Lahore High Court against functioning of sugar mills in southern Punjab. The associat...

Sugar mill having nine Benami accounts being probed

PAR Apr 12, 2017 0

Directorate General of Intelligence and Investigation Inland Revenue Lahore has initiated action against a sugar mill, falling within the jurisdiction...

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...

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...