Sugar import has produced its effects

Source: https://www.iwacu-burundi.org Sugar price has gone down since the start of June. This decrease is due to the import of 7.000 tons of sugar and the increase of SOSUMO supply to the market. ”Now I am allowed to buy any quantity of sugar that I need without any condition”, says gladly Rose Ndayisenga, a woman…

Sugar industry leaders launch boycott of Pepsi products

Source: https://www.sunstar.com.ph FOLLOWING the ban of Coca-Cola products in Negros Occidental, sugar leaders launched Monday, June 19, the call to boycott beverages sold by Pepsi-Cola Products Philippines Inc. In a press conference at Resorts Negrense in Bacolod City, industry leaders said the softdrinks manufacturer is the second biggest importer of high fructose corn syrup (HFCS)…

Decrease in prices of essential food items

Source: https://www.thenews.com.pk Rawalpindi: Unlike the previous years the prices of essential food items in the twin cities have witnessed gradual decrease since the start of this year in the open market like sugar, onion and pulses. According to the official statistics, the price of sugar has been reduced by Rs8 and now stands at Rs55…

Consumers suffer as misuse of govt subsidy goes unchecked

from Express Tribune, by Zafar Bhutta ISLAMABAD: The misuse of government subsidy goes on unchecked in Pakistan as happens in cases of sugar and wheat. Ramazan package, an annual feature, is no exception, though it is supposed to provide some solace to the country’s citizens from rising prices in the holy month. But subsidy under…

Big Sugar makes sour impact on Everglades

From Las Vegas Sun, by Kerry Jackson Some Americans are aware that the federal sugar program makes their food cost more. But few know this same program is causing environmental wreckage in Florida that their tax dollars will have to pay for. The sugar program, known to its many critics as the “sugar racket,” is…

Rays of Hope from Omo

Source: http://www.waltainfo.com Have you ever imagined sugar needs an axe than a spoon for consumption? But this had happened in earlier days of sugar production. Had you lived that time you would have first used a “sugar axe” first and thereafter a spoon to stir your cup of tea or coffee. Thanks to technological innovations…

Sweet Setup in Sugar

Source: https://www.insidefutures.com Anyone who reads my newsletter knows that I was waiting for a chart-related signal for a reversal in the sugar price as early as the end of April of this year. This signal has failed to appear so far, and in the meantime, the price of the Sugar #11 Future is actually almost…

Sugar Price Remained Low Contrary To Trend During Previous Year

ISLAMABAD, (Pakistan Point News – APP – 20th Jun, 2017 ) : Ministry of Commerce through judicious regulation has successfully reduced sugar price in the country, which has declined for the first time in Ramazan contrary to the trend during previous years. The monthly meeting of the Inter-Ministerial Sugar Monitoring Committee, tasked by the ECC of the Cabinet to monitor the…