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Federal Election 2016
CANEGROWERS is urging all political parties standing in ‘sugar seats’ to commit to measures which secure the future growth and prosperity of our important Queensland industry. Click here to read the five key election issues for sugarcane.

Heavy vehicle permits
Click here for all the information you need on permits for moving agricultural machinery more than 3.5m wide and CANEGROWERS efforts to streamline the process.

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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

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