Mar 08, 2021 09:38 PM IST
The Maha Vikas Aghadi government announced a scheme worth Rs 2,000 crore for strengthening Agricultural Produce Market Committees in state.
- Jun 10, 2015 03:23 PM IST
Abinash Verma of ISMA says the government will be bearing the interest for just one year and that doesn't seem to be an interest-free loan in the true sense of the word. Earlier, about one-and-half-years ago, the government had given a similar loan and was willing to bear the interest for five years.
- Jun 10, 2015 02:42 PM IST
M Manickam of Sakthi Sugars says mills may be in a position to clear Rs 4,000-5,000 crore, with their own resources. So, this Rs 6,000 crore will be an addition.
- Jun 10, 2015 12:00 PM IST
Abinash Verma of ISMA says the basic problem that the industry is facing is on account of surplus sugar which will be almost 10-10.5 MT from beginning of next season â€“ which is 4-4.5 MT more than what the government norms require to carry, putting pressure on sugar prices.