Sugar Production in India to Drop on Cheap Imports, Dry Weather

Sugar Production in India to Drop on Cheap Imports, Dry Weather

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A worker transports harvested sugar cane on a bullock cart. Parts of Maharashtra and Karnataka states, which together account for 45 percent of India’s sugar output, have been facing drought in the past 24 months hurting monsoon and winter-sown crops.