NO DEAL - Growers refute mill claims that an acceptable sugar marketing deal has been brokered. Read the CANEGROWERS media statement here.

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Chairman Paul Schembri on @QldCountryHour explains growers want competition and right to choose sugar marketer

Sugarcane | An important rural industry for Australia

  • 3rd largest raw sugar supplier in world
  • 7th largest agricultural exporter in Australia
  • 80% exported
  • $1.7 - $2 billion value of production
  • 30-35 Mt cane
  • 4-4.5 Mt raw sugar
  • 4000 cane farm businesses
  • 24 sugar mills
  • 6 bulk storage ports