At Davos WEF meet, Andhra Pradesh signs MoU with Adani Green Energy to invest Rs 60,000 crores in the state, along with other alliances

Adani Green Energy and the Andhra Pradesh government have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to establish two major green energy projects in the state. The MoU with the government of Andhra Pradesh was signed by Gautam Adani in the presence of Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy at the World Economic Forum in regard to […]

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Over production of sugar in Maharashtra renders 9 million tonnes of sugarcane gathering dust

Maharashtra is facing a problem of plenty. Around 9 million tonnes of sugarcane still remain to be crushed in the final leg of the sugar season, reports Financial Express. Sugar commisisoner Shekhar Gaikwad said the state is likely to produce around 13.2 million tonnes of sugar for the sugar season of 2021-22. Maharashtra has crushed […]

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Sugar output up 6% till Feb 15 in 2021-22 marketing year, says ISMA

India’s sugar production increased by 6 per cent between October 1 and February 15 period of the 2021-22 marketing year at 220.91 lakh tonnes on higher sugarcane production while exports jumped over three-fold till January at 31.5 lakh tonnes, according to industry body ISMA. Sugar marketing year runs from October to September. The production stood at […]

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India’s 2021-22 sugar production to rise 2.90% to 31.9 million tonnes: AISTA

Sugar production in India, the world’s second largest producing nation after Brazil, is estimated to increase by 2.90 per cent to 31.9 million tonnes in the ongoing 2021-22 marketing year, according to the first estimate released by the trade body All India Sugar Trade Association (AISTA). With estimated production of 31.9 million tonnes plus opening […]

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No hike in minimum selling prices of sugar; exports may touch 60 lakh tonnes in 2021-22

India’s food Secretary Sudhanshu Pandey has ruled out any hike in the minimum selling price of sugar from current Rs 31 per kg as domestic rates are higher and expressed confidence that exports will touch 50-60 lakh tonnes in the current marketing year starting October. Addressing 87th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Indian Sugar […]

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