ANNOUNCEMENT 31 Aug 2018
A stockholding limit was imposed on sugar producers for the month of September 2018.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Official order of the Department of the Food and Public Distribution
On 31 August 2018, the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution imposed a stock holding limit on 524 sugar producers producing sugar by vacuum pan process for the month of September 2018.
The Notifications requires the producer to hold stocks of white/refined sugar at the end of September as per the following formula -
Opening Stock on 1 September 2018
+ Production during the month of September 2018
- Domestic dispatch in September 2018 not exceeding quantity as specified in the Notification
- Export dispatch in September 2018