India: Brown Sugar Market to witness healthy Growth in 2026
DATE 24Dec 2018

The Brown Sugar Market Report Highlights 2018 – 2026 of the market essentials, Industry review, opportunities, regional market, Emerging Growth Factors, characterization, application, innovation, industry chain investigation and most recent market progression and Competitors joined with their market share.

Bangladesh: Huge sugarcane gutted in Gaibandha farm fire
DATE 24Dec 2018

A fire broke out at a sugarcane farm of Rangpur Sugar Mills Ltd in Sahebganj area of Gobindaganj upazila on Sunday afternoon, burning down huge tropical plant.  The fire originated at Bagda Sugarcane Farm around 3pm, said Managing Director of the mill Anwar Hossain.   The fire gutted sugarcane on 40 hectares of land, he said.

Uganda: 600 acres of Atiak Sugar Project burnt in three days
DATE 24Dec 2018

An agricultural industrial project jointly owned by the government, community members and a private investor in northern Uganda appears to have become the target of arson after successive fires, in three days, destroyed close to 600 acres of mature sugarcane. In efforts to find a solution and calm the flaring tempers, Finance minister Matia Kasaija,… Read More »

South Africa: Bitter Christmas for sugarcane farmers as promised pay delays
DATE 24Dec 2018

Sugarcane framers are staring at a broke Christmas following revelations that the Sh2.6 billion pay they were promised may not materialise any time soon.nPresident Uhuru Kenyatta during Mashujaa Day celebrations in Kakamega directed that growers be paid the arrears within a month. Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri, who later promised that producers would get their… Read More »

India: UP seeks hike in sugar sale quota of state mills
DATE 24Dec 2018

Faced with a huge unsold stock of sugar and the nagging cane payment crisis, the Uttar Pradesh government has urged the Centre to double the monthly sugar sale quota of state sugar mills to over 11 lakh metric tons (MT). Cane Commissioner Sanjay Bhoosreddy has sent a letter to Union Food Secretary to increase sugar… Read More »