Sugarcane Mauritius

Sugar Industry: MSPA Proposes to Operate Its Plants 24/7

The MSPA has submitted its proposals to the union of the sugar sector on Wednesday, July 24. Among its main proposals, the operation of plants 24 H/24 daily. It remains to see the reaction of unionists ...

26 Jul 2013,

Criminal act suspected in North fire

Suspects can face upto 20 years prison. A total of 1,159 acres of sugarcane field to the estimated value of Rs 44 million was damaged as a result of an arson attack on a plantation located in the North. A criminal act has not been ruled out by the authorities regarding the cause of the [...]

11 Sep 2012, The Independent Daily

Export prices up by 0.5 pc

With the beginning of the harvest of sugarcane, fires in the fields are inevitable. According to information from the fire brigade, 600-700 fires are expected monthly until December. In December 2010, 1,020 sugarcane field fires were recorded. These included accidents and criminal acts. According to a fireman, “It is difficult to determine if these fires [...]

28 Jun 2011, The Independent Daily

More rains - more sugarcane in Mauritius

The average total height of the sugarcane was at 96 per cent

18 Apr 2011,