USA: U.S. Ethanol Production Near Capacity, but Constraints Limit Growth
DATE 10Jan 2018

As demand for ethanol has increased, the number of ethanol plants in the U.S. has quadrupled since 1999. A USDA report says the growth in the number of ethanol plants has been driven by the Renewable Fuels Standard, which was first enacted in 2005. The initial increase in plant numbers after 2005 led to some… Read More »

India: Medium sugar softens on lower demand
DATE 10Jan 2018

Medium sugar prices softened at the Vashi wholesale market here today on lower demand from stockists and retailers. Meanwhile, small sugar ended mixed on alternate pattern of buying and selling. Medium sugar (M-30) inched down to Rs 3,286/3,561 per quintal.

India: Murugappa Group sees Tamil Nadu sugar production plummeting this year
DATE 10Jan 2018

While major producing states like Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra have lately seen robust cane production amid good rainfall, Tamil Nadu has been impacted by three straight years of drought. Making the matters worse, cane production in the state is expected to be lacklustre this year as well. At present only 20 sugar mills are operating… Read More »

Myanmar: Myanmar Sugar Development to build $65 million sugar mill
DATE 10Jan 2018

The Myanmar Sugar Development Public Co has secured state approval Tuesday to set up a new sugar mill in Kathar township, Sagaing Region. The mill will produce sugar for local consumption, as well as its byproducts, ethanol and electricity, U Win Htay, managing director of the company, was quoted by Dealstreet Asia as saying. The… Read More »

India: Sugar Beet Market Dynamics & Future Demands with Production, Cost Structure
DATE 10Jan 2018

HTF MI recently introduced EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) Sugar Beet Market study with in-depth overview, describing about the Product / Industry Scope and elaborates market outlook and status to 2022. At present, the market is developing its presence and some of the key players from the complete study are Agrana Zucker, Michigan Sugar… Read More »