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Sugar Policy Insights | Dec 2019

The December 2019 issue looks at electricity affordability and reliability and how the sugar industry’s potential contribution is being Sugar Policy Insights December 2019overlooked.

According to ASMC, under the right policy and  commercial settings, electricity generated from cane biomass can address the dual concerns of affordability and reliability, but it will require detailed investigations and a commitment to reform.

ASMC CEO, David Pietsch looks back on sugar’s Annus horribilis while looking forward optimistically to 2020 and beyond. 

Despite challenging times, there is considerable room for optimism. The sugar industry is a success story for two-way trade and investment. 

This fourth edition of Sugar Policy Insights also takes an in-depth look at India and the WTO dispute settlement process. 

A flowchart explains the WTO panel process for this ‘must win’ case. 

ASMC’s Sugar Policy Insights publication looks at key policy and market issues of importance to the viability of Australia’s sugar industry.