New Delhi, Dec. 6
Package to settle farmers’ dues; no consensus on buffer-stock creation »
Mumbai, Dec. 5
Sugar prices ruled higher by Rs 20-25 a quintal for new arrivals at mill level on Thursday. In the Vashi wholesale market, spot prices increased by Rs 10 on higher transportation cha...
Mumbai, Dec. 4
Sugar prices ruled steady for the fourth consecutive day with prices being mixed on need-based demand and ample supply from mills. Similarly, naka and mill tender rates were unchanged due t...
New Delhi, Dec 5
Farm equipment major John Deere has launched a new sugarcane harvester developed and designed specifically for the Indian market. The sugarcane harvester CH 330 powered by a 198 horse po...
Mumbai, Dec. 2
Sugar prices dropped by Rs 9-20 a quintal at the upper level, while it was unchanged at lower level on the Vashi wholesale market. Prices at naka and mill level were unchanged. An ob...
December 2, 2013
With sugarcane pricing snowballing into a major crisis after the Uttar Pradesh Government asked millers to start crushing by December 4 or face action, the shares of sugar companies will come unde...
December 1, 2013
This refers to “Are public sector banks to blame for rising NPAs?” (Business Line, November 30). We cannot blame PSBs alone for rising NPAs. They are under great pressure from the g...
Hyderabad, Dec. 1
Even as strong postures by sugar factories and farmers rock Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra and Karnataka, sugar factories in Andhra Pradesh have begun crushing without almost any delay. It,...
Mumbai, Dec. 6
The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the Mumbai Police will allow Mohan India group, one of the largest borrowers of the scam-hit National Spot Exchange Ltd, to liquidate its sugar...
New Delhi, Dec 6
Plans to cash in rising rural wages, poor labour availability
New Delhi, Dec. 4
Industry will have to tackle storage problem, incur additional costs »
Mumbai, Dec. 3
Sugar prices ruled steady on Tuesday in absence of positive cues in the market amid routine local demand. Prices dropped by Rs 4 at the higher end at naka and mill level, barring...
New Delhi, Dec 2
The month-long delay in starting crushing operations over sugarcane pricing controversy is unlikely to have an impact on sugar production, with the industry maintaining its output forecast at 25 m...
New Delhi, Dec 2
The government is considering removal of the mandatory registration process for sugar exports in view of surplus production this year.The move would come as a boon to the cash-starved indus...
Muzaffarnagar, Dec 2
BKU activists today rejected the compromise reached between private sugar mill owners and the Uttar Pradesh Government and said their agitation would continue till farmers get their dues. »
New Delhi, Dec. 1
Mills to pay Rs 280/quintal in 2 tranches, Govt extends tax sops
New Delhi, Nov. 30
As sugarcane farmers across the country strengthened their protest demanding better price for their produce, the issue is now assuming political overtones ahead of the winter sessi...