Productivity Commission
CANEGROWERS has appeared at the public hearing on the Regulation of Agriculture to explain Grower Choice in sugar marketing. Read more

Smartcane BMP
This best management practice program is the sugarcane industry's way of proving our sustainable practices to government, our communities and our international customers. Read more

New pay rates
The wage rates for workers employed under the Sugar Industry Award 2010 change on 1 July 2016. Click here to see the pay rate table.




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Explained grower choice & competition in sugar marketing to Productivity Commission today

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