ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Apr 2022
The Indian state of Maharashtra has announced a subsidy on the production of sugar for the 2021-2022 season.
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Times of India - Maharashtra to provide subsidy to crush surplus cane
The Free Press Journal - Maharashtra Cabinet approves subsidies for transport and low recovery to sugar factories
On 28 April 2022, the Indian state of Maharashtra announced a transport and production subsidy for sugar mills for the 2021-2022 season. The state will provide a transport subsidy of INR 5 (approximately USD 0.07) per tonne per km. of transport beyond 50 km. and a production subsidy of INR 200 (approximately USD 2.61) per tonne if the sugar recovery drops below 10%. The subsidy will be provided for sugarcane crushed from 1 May 2022.
The Indian sugar season ends in India on 30 September 2022.