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Sugar Industry Turns to the Government for Help in Plotting Rescue Plan

By |2022-01-25T14:29:20+02:00Sep 4th, 2019|Categories: In The News|

An association that represents the interests of the local sugar industry has insisted that tariff protection is necessary to sustain the livelihoods of those dependent on the sector.

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SAFDA Leads United Industry Protests To Save South Africa’s Sugar Industry

By |2022-01-25T14:29:11+02:00Jul 31st, 2018|Categories: In The News|

The South African Farmers Development Association affiliated members are appealing to the government to intervene urgently in the plight of small-scale sugar-cane farmers that has left them in dire straits.

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Foreign Sugar Leaves Bad Taste in Local Farmers’ Mouths

By |2022-01-25T14:28:47+02:00Jul 25th, 2018|Categories: In The News|

With more sugar coming in from Brazil, Thailand and even the UAE, sugar farmers are growing desperate and are calling on the government to step in.

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Sugar Industry to March Over Influx of Imports

By |2022-01-25T14:28:31+02:00Jul 25th, 2018|Categories: In The News|

Hundreds of sugar cane farmers from KZN and Mpumalanga will march to the Department of Trade and Industry in Tshwane demanding that a tariff on sugar be reinstated to protect the domestic industry from cheap imports.

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City Streets Affected by Sugarcane Farmers’ March

By |2022-01-25T14:27:53+02:00Jul 25th, 2018|Categories: In The News|

Nonhlanhla Mgiba said members of the SA Sugar Association would march in the streets on Tuesday in order to vent their frustration with the Department of Trade and Industry for its failure to protect their jobs and future.

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