Reopening of Nizam Sugar Factory sought

The Hindu – 16 November 2017: The Bodhan town bandh was observed on Thursday in response to the call given by the Nizam Sugar Factory (NSF) Protection Committee demanding reopening of the factory and payment of salary arrears for employees…

Sugar factories owe ₹74.25 crore to farmers, says Shettar

The Hindu – 16 November 2017: Leader of the Opposition in the Assembly Jagadish Shettar on Wednesday alleged that sugar factories in the State were yet to pay dues of ₹74.25 crore to farmers towards sugarcane supplied by them. The…

Chittur sugar factory likely to be revived

The Hindu –  15 November 2017: The now-defunct government sugar factory at Menonpara, near Chittur, here is likely to get a new lease of life with the State government actively considering a proposal from the Excise Department to convert it…

Cancel contract of company running Daulat sugar factory, farmers tell KDCC

Times of India – 14 November 2017: The farmers are demanding cancellation of the contract between the KDCC and a private company through which the former has leased the latter the functioning of Daulat Co-operative Sugar Factory in Halkarni. Vijay…

Dwarikesh Sugar Q2 profit down 18% at Rs 30 crore

Moneycontrol.com – 11 November 2017: Dwarikesh Sugar Industries on Saturday reported 18 percent decline in its net profit to Rs 30.08 crore for the quarter ended September 30. Its net profit stood at Rs 36.76 crore in the year-ago period….

Co-op sugar factory to deploy IT for plant ops

Daily Pioneer – 11 November 2017:The sugar factory run by Lauh Purush Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel Shakkar Karkhana Maryadit at village Bisesra in Development block Pandaria in Kabhirdham district will be utilising state-of-art automation software for operation of the plant,…

Nifed sugar factory to be leased (Hindi News)

Lokmat – 18 October 2017 :नाशिक : सुमारे तीनशे कोटींच्या थकबाकी वसुलीसाठी नाशिक साखर कारखाना व निफाड साखर कारखाना विक्रीचा निर्णय घेणाºया जिल्हा मध्यवर्ती सहकारी बॅँकेने आता कारखाने विक्रीला येत असलेल्या अडचणी पाहून, दीर्घकालीन करारावर हे दोन्ही कारखाने भाडेतत्त्वावर देण्याचा…

State ropes in expert to turn sugar factory around

Times of India – 10 October 2017, Ponda: Chief minster Manohar Parrikar on Monday said the government has appointed an expert from Kolhapur, Maharashtra, to look into the functioning of the state’s lone sugar factory and accordingly advice the government…

Brahmavar sugar factory will be rejuvenated: Minister

The Hindu – 25 September 2017: Pramod Madhwaraj, Minister for Fisheries, Youth Empowerment and Sports, said on Saturday that the ailing Brahmavar Cooperative Sugar Factory in the district would be rejuvenated. He was chairing a meeting on the rejuvenation of…

AP: Farmers demand reopening of Kovur sugar factory

The Hindu–  21 September 2017: The sugarcane farmers spread over nearly 14 mandals in Nellore district here have now become increasingly agitated over the Kovur cooperative sugar factory near here remaining closed for over two years and giving rise to…