India’s sugar exports slowing down on sluggish global sugar price; exports only 9.39 lakh tonnes so far: AISTA

Sugar mills have exported 9.39 lakh tonnes of the sweetener till the first week of December during the ongoing 2021-22 marketing year that started from October 1, and are not in hurry to sell further stock in view of sluggish global price trend, trade body AISTA said on Tuesday. About 4.68 lakh tonnes of sugar […]

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ISMA estimates lower sugar production in India this 2021-22 season

The Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA) has pegged the country’s sugar production at 305 lakh tonnes in the ongoing 2021-22 season, primarily due to diversion of sugar towards ethanol production. Sugar output was at 311.8 lakh tonnes in the 2020-21 season. After Brazil, India has begun diverting sugarcane for its ethanol blending program. With higher […]

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