Sugar and Support Services Industry in India
Post has raised sugarcane planted area for the October-September marketing year (MY) 2010/11 to 4.93 million hectares and production has been revised down to reflect the latest official statistics. Domestic sugar consumption in MY 2010/11 and 2011/12 have been lowered to reflect revised consumption and stock estimates.
Foreign Agricultural Service on 13 Nov 2011 related to Sugar and Support Services in India
Indian sugar production for marketing year (MY) 2013/14 (October-September) is forecast to decline by 8 percent to 25.3 million metric tons (raw value basis) on lower cane production.
Foreign Agricultural Service on 5 Jun 2013 related to Sugar and Support Services in India
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare published a final gazette notification implementing additional labeling rules for packaged food products containing artificial sweeteners
Foreign Agricultural Service on 28 Nov 2010 related to Sugar and Support Services in India
Post?s forecast for MY 2009/10 sugar production has been revised lower to 17.3 million metric tons (MMT) on likely lower availability of sugarcane. MY 2008/09 sugar production estimate has been lowered to 16.1 MMT, an unprecedented 44 percent drop over last year?s production.
Foreign Agricultural Service on 4 Jan 2010 related to Sugar and Support Services in India
On December 03, 2012, The Food Safety and Standard Authority of India (FSSAI) issued a statutory advisory specifying use of stearic acid as lubricant in sugar-based/sugar-free confections.
Foreign Agricultural Service on 21 Dec 2012 related to Sugar and Support Services in India
Part of USDA, the United StatesThe Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) works to improve foreign market...