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Australian Sugar Milling Council welcomes Ash Salardini as new CEO | 20 February 2024

  The Board of the Australian Sugar Milling Council (ASMC) has announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer with Ash Salardini to take up the role on 12 March 2024.   Chair of the ASMC, Jannik Olejas, said that Mr Salardini would bring to the CEO role an impressive background in public policy and government affairs. Mr Salardini has held key positions with Business ...
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Industry Stunned as India Approves Mega Package to Support Sugar Exports

Efficient raw sugar loading systems at Queensland ports
The Indian government today (29 August 2019) approved a contentious A$1.3 billion export subsidy of A$216/tonne to help its sugar industry export more than 6 million tonnes over the next year. “We are stunned by this development, just days after the WTO formally established Dispute Panels to investigate the legality of India’s sugar subsidies,” said David Pietsch, CEO of the Australian Sugar Mill...
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Action on Indian sugar receives support at WTO

Efficient raw sugar loading systems at Queensland ports
On 26/27 November 2018 at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) headquarters in Geneva Switzerland, over 10 country members of the WTO’s Committee for Agriculture supported the case presented in the counter notification lodged by Australian Trade Minister, Simon Birmingham. “Australia’s analysis painted a clear case against Indian subsidised sugar and therefore the counter notification received supp...
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