Passionate about your industry? Help the Sugar Industry Museum at Mourilyan share our story by contributing to its crowdfunding campaign. Click here for details.

Canetube entries due 1 Dec: Enter our Canetube video making competition and help celebrate the ways modern farming is safeguarding the Great Barrier Reef. For more click here Canetube website.

Fertiliser bag recycling: A trial recycling scheme is now up and running with collection points in all growing districts. Click here for a list of locations.

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Chairman Paul Schembri giving Aust's report at World Association of Beet & Cane Growers, London @galligan_dan

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