ASMC response to the Energy Security Board consultation paper and draft rules regarding Renewable Energy Zones Planning | 8 September 2020

The Australian Sugar Milling Council (ASMC) welcomes the opportunity to comment on the Energy Security Board consultation paper and draft rules regarding Renewable Energy Zone Planning (August 2020). Whilst the problems associated with ad hoc renewables development are well documented, and there is a need for improved planning, ASMC remains concerned that the mechanisms designed to protect Goo...
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Crushed: Queensland sugar industry’s $1B hit from Indian subsidies revealed | 15 July 2021

Australian Sugar Milling Council and Canegrowers Joint Media Release New analysis has calculated a $1 billion cost to the Queensland sugar industry from Indian Government price and export subsidies currently under investigation by the World Trade Organisation (WTO). The finding has alarmed but not surprised peak industry organisations the Australian Sugar Milling Council (ASMC) and CANEGROW...
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New UK-Australia free trade deal stirs sugar industry confidence |16 June 2021

Loading bulk sugar for export Australia’s raw sugar manufacturers and exporters have congratulated the Australian Government on securing greater access for raw sugar in the proposed Aus-UK Free Trade Agreement. The Australian Sugar Milling Council (ASMC) has acknowledged the prospect of an immediate access gain of 80,000 tonnes. “Annual improvements leading to full access after eight yea...
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