Tag: sugar mills

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...

'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...

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....

Sindh growers' body stages sit-in against sugar mill owners

PAR Dec 14, 2016 0

The leaders of Sindh Growers Alliance (SGA) while criticising the threats of closure of sugar mills have announced launching of movement against rowdy...

Setting up of new sugar mills: land area of cotton cultivation cut by 22 percent in 10 years

PAR Nov 24, 2016 0

The increase in number of sugar mills with enhancement in crushing capacity of existing mills in major cotton growing areas has resulted into 22 per c...

Wheat crop season: SCA urges Sindh govt to ensure regular supply of water

PAR Nov 22, 2016 0

Sindh Chamber of Agriculture (SCA) has urged the Sindh Government to ensure regular supply of irrigation water as the sowing season of wheat crop has...

Spurious fertilisers and pesticides: Official terms 'mafia' enemies of agri development

PAR Oct 26, 2016 0

Divisional Commissioner Momin Agha directed the officers concerned to continue an organised and vigorous crackdown against the sale and produce of fak...

Sugarcane crop: Sindh government asked to fix procurement rate

PAR Oct 14, 2016 0

he Sindh Abadgar Ittehad has demanded of the Sindh Government to fix the official procurement rate for sugarcane crop at Rs 220 per maund while reject...

Sugarcane crushing to start from November 20

PAR Oct 7, 2016 0

Pakistan Sugar Mills Association, Punjab Zone, Chairman Ahsan Latif has said that crushing season in the province of Punjab would start from November...

Cotton crop sowing witnesses 15 percent decrease this year: Senate body told

PAR Oct 5, 2016 0

The area under cotton cultivation has recorded a significant decrease during the last 10 years generally in the country and especially in Punjab provi...

Export of additional sugar quantity may be allowed

PAR Oct 4, 2016 0

The government is likely to allow export of additional 0.35 million tons of sugar on the plea that sugar stocks would be surplus on arrival of new cro...