Maharashtra sugar factories getting into retail sales to rein in liquidity issues

Financial Express – 13 March 2019: Maharashtra sugar factories are getting into retail sales mode to overcome liquidity issues. Following the opening of the first retail outlet in January outside the gates of Shrinath Mhaskoba sugar factory at Shikrapur in…

CM HD Kumaraswamy to gift new sugar factory to Mandya

Times of India – 5 March 2019, BENGALURU: Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy on Monday said his government will set up a new sugar factory in Mandya, where his actor-son Nikhil is tipped to be the JD(S) candidate in the Lok…

Kawardha: दोनों शुगर फैक्ट्री में 200 करोड़ की शकर जाम, केन्द्र के कोटा सिस्टम से भी नुकसान

दैनिक भास्कर – 27 February 2019: केन्द्र सरकार के कोटा सिस्टम के कारण कबीरधाम जिले की दोनों शुगर फैक्ट्रियों समेत प्रदेश के सभी सहकारी शकर कारखानों को बड़ा नुकसान झेलना पड़ रहा है। इसके नुकसान का अंदाजा जिले की दो…

Goa: Agriculture department to take over sugar factory

Times of India – 19 February 2019, PANAJI: The state cabinet on Monday decided to transfer the Sanjivani sugar factory from the registrar of cooperative societies (RCS) to the agriculture department. “This is being done for better functioning of the…

Goa: ‘Sugar factory in coma, needs rehaul’

Times of India – 14 February 2019, PANAJI: “The Sanjivani sugar factory is in a coma and needs to be renovated, otherwise neither the farmer nor the crop will go forward,” agriculture minister Vijai Sardesai said, while speaking at the…

39 sugar factories face action for not paying FRP to farmers

The Hindu – 31 January 2019: The Maharashtra Sugar Commissioner on Wednesday served revenue recovery certificates (RRCs) to 39 errant sugar factory operators for failing to pay the fair and remunerative price (FRP) arrears to sugarcane farmers. The move comes…

Now, sugar factory to only run every alternate day

Times of India – 15 January 2019, Ponda: The Anmod Ghat road closure has virtually affected the production of the Sanjivani Sahakari Sakhar Karkhana, at Dharbandora leading it to restrict the running of the factory to every alternative days. Factory…

AP: Sugar factory continues to face financial constraints

The Hans India – 24 December 2018, Kadapa : The fate of Kadapa Cooperative Sugar Factory (KCSF) at Chennur, near here is hanging in balance due to paucity of funds and differences between farmers and factory management. A number of…

No new sugar factories amid over-production concern: Gadkari

Times of India – 24 December 2018, Kolhapur: Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Sunday said that the government may stop allowing new sugar factories to come up to avoid the issue of over production of sugar. Gadkari was on a…

Tax waiver to coop sugar factories in Andhra Pradesh

The New Indian Express – 21 December 2018, VIJAYAWADA: The Cabinet Sub-Committee met under the chairmanship of Finance Minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu on Thursday took some crucial decisions to strengthen the cooperative sugar factories. Apart from deciding to waive sugarcane purchase…