International News

April 22, 2019
Business World | https://bit.ly/2IKO0k4 PARIS — French sugar producer, Cristal Union, said on Thursday it tipped into the red last year and plans to shut two factories in France as it expects global oversupply to continue pressuring prices. The closures, which will take place next year, are the... Read More
March 25, 2019
Hilton Otenyo (The Star) | https://goo.gl/suyP4a The task force appointed by President Uhuru Kenyatta to recommend how to revive the sugar industry will start writing its final report this week. The task force is co-chaired by Kakamega Governor Wycliffe Oparanya and Agriculture CS Mwangi Kiunjuri. The... Read More
March 25, 2019
Jayashree Bhosale (The Economic Times) | https://goo.gl/y3ZAdt Pune: Pakistan has taken a lead over India by winning a 300,000-tonne sugar export quota from China, according to traders. India has been waiting since long to bag the export quota from China.  “We are waiting to get sugar export quota to... Read More
March 25, 2019
Jayashree Bhosale (The Economic Times) | https://goo.gl/y3ZAdt Pune: Pakistan has taken a lead over India by winning a 300,000-tonne sugar export quota from China, according to traders. India has been waiting since long to bag the export quota from China.  “We are waiting to get sugar export quota to... Read More
March 25, 2019
Brian Ng (S&P Global Platts) | https://goo.gl/7SJEpF Singapore — Thailand's sugar exports climbed 27% month on month to 597,273 mt in February, according to shipment data released by the Thai Sugar Mills Corporation. Indonesia was the largest importer of Thai raw sugar in February at 395,540 mt,... Read More