Sugar Industry – FRP, SAP, Rangarajan Committee, EBP, MIEQ, etc.

Sugar output may drop

  1. News: India’s sugar production could decline by over 7% to 23.26 million tonnes in 2016-17 marketing year (October-September)
  2. The preliminary estimate was given by the Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA)
  3. Reason: Drought in major growing states – Maharasthra (largest production) and Karnataka
  4. Sugar production in Uttar Pradesh, the second largest producer, is seen to increase in 2016-17
  5. Trivia: India is the world’s second largest sugar producer after Brazil
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