The Indonesia Sugarcane Plantation Research Center (P3GI) plans to bolster seed production this year by 77 percent amid acreage expansion by cane farmers and companies.
State-owned trading company PT Perusahaan Perdagangan Indonesia (PPI) has begin realizing raw sugar import plan as the first shipment of 3,000 tons of sugar arrived on April 4th.
The Ministry of Agriculture has urged state-owned trading company PT Perusahaan Perdagangan Indonesia (PPI) to realize the planned import of 240,000 tons of raw sugar in May.
State-owned plantation firm PT Rajawali Nusantara Indonesia (RNI) plans to start producing premium sugar products this year at a volume of about 80,000 tons.
State-owned plantation and trading firm PT Rajawali Nusantara Indonesia (RNI) aims for sugar production this year to increase by 20 percent to 180,000 tons from 150,000 tons last year.
The Indonesian Sugarcane Farmers Association urged the government to tighten the procedure for the planned import of 240,000 tons of raw sugar.
The government via state-owned plantation company PTPN XI will start commercial development of drought-resistant transgenic sugarcane crops in 2013.