Sugar generation in the region till April fifteen was 247.8 lakh tonnes (lt), or 24.7 million tonnes, almost 21 for each cent lessen than the 311.seventy five lt created throughout the corresponding interval of the prior sugar calendar year, explained a statement from Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA) on Thursday.
As quite a few as 139 mills are however crushing sugarcane. India’s sugar calendar year operates from Oct to September.
There is, on the other hand, a fall in demand for domestic consumption as properly as exports next the lockdown announcement. While the closure of dining establishments, malls and movie