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Vol. 4 Num 178 Sat. November 22, 2003  
   
National


Production in Joypurhat Sugar Mill begins Nov 30


Sugar cane crushing at Joypurhat Sugar Mills will begin on November 30, mills sources said.

The mill has set a target to produce 12,000 metric tons (MTs) of sugar by crushing 160,000 MTs of sugarcane in the current crushing season.

The crushing will begin with a simple functions at the mill.

Sugar recovery rate has been fixed at 7.50 per cent during the current season, the sources said.

The mill produced 13,702 MTs of sugar against a production target of 12,000 MTs last year.