ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Jun 2018
A stockholding limit was imposed on sugar producers for the month of June 2018.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Official order of the Department of the Food and Public Distribution
On 7 June 2018, the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution imposed a stock holding limit on 528 sugar producers producing sugar by vacuum pan process.
The Notifications requires the producer to hold stocks of white/refined sugar at the end of June as per the following formula -
Opening Stock on 1 June 2018
+ Production during the month of June 2018
- Domestic dispatch in June 2018 not exceeding quantity as specified in the Notification
- Export dispatch in June 2018