In a notification issued by the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC), the duty of both raw and white (refined) sugar have been raised to 15 percent.Jul 09, 2013, 12:37 PM IST
Sugar stocks on Friday rose by over 5 percent on reports that the government plans to increase import duty to 15 percent from the current 10 per percent.Jul 05, 2013, 14:14 PM IST
An relenting opposition today kept
the pressure on the government in the Rajya Sabha on the
spiraling prices alleging scam in sugar imports, a charge
rejected by Food and Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar.