Peshawar: Keeping in view the recommendations of the Sugarcane Control Board and approval of the Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the authorities of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Food Directorate has fixed the prices of sugarcane and sugar beet for the crushing/slicing season.
According to details, at the factory gates of Khazana Sugar Mills Peshawar, Premier Sugar Mills Mardan, Bannu Sugar Mills Serai Naurang, Al-Moiz Sugar Mills D.I.Khan, Tandlianwala Sugar Mills, D.I.Khan, Chashma Sugar Mills D.I.Khan and Chashma (Expansion) Sugar Mills D.I.Khan, the rate of 40 Kg sugarcane will be Rs. 170/- and sugar beet Rs.163/- while at the farmer’s fields the rate of sugarcane will be Rs. 170/- per 40 Kg minus transportation charges and that of sugar beet will be Rs. 163 per 40 Kg minus transportation charges.