High Commissioner of Mauritius to Pakistan Rashid Soobadar urged the business and industrial community of Karachi to look into the possibility of enhancing trade in Africa and venture into the ‘huge’ continent via Mauritius. Mauritius, he said, can be used as a platform to efficiently and safely penetrate 55 countries in the African region. “The… Read More »
Pakistan has hiked the amount of sugar eligible for export subsidies to 2 million tonnes from 500,000 tonnes, in a bid to reduce excess domestic supplies, the U.S. government said in a report published on its website on Monday. Pakistan, forecast to produce about 6.5 million tonnes of sugar this year, increased its sugar export… Read More »
A team of researchers from Macquarie University, the University of Queensland and Sugar Research Australia has undertaken a comprehensive review of scientific studies on how climate change impacts sugarcane production. The amount of sugarcane produced worldwide is over four times that produced in 1965 and has now reached over 2 billion tons globally. The industry… Read More »
Operators of sugar mills in the country have said that they are not in a position to release payments of sugarcane to farmers unless the government raises the customs duty on sugar import. Citing that the global decline in the price of sugar and increasing import of low-cost sugar have been affecting the sales of… Read More »
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