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Sugar producing countries concerned at potential for more contentious Indian sugar subsidies | 10 August 2021

The Australian Sugar Milling Council (ASMC) says there is widespread concern amongst the world’s major sugar producing countries that the Indian Government might be contemplating further contentious export subsidies that will negatively impact world sugar prices. On top of the unrelenting climate and pandemic challenges already facing sugar producing countries, they fear that the estimated USD...
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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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