The Sugar Association of the Caribbean (SAC) of which Jamaica is a member, is planning to increase intra-regional trade.
Sugar Association of the Caribbean plans to increase intra-regional trade
8:03 am, Mon June 20, 2016
In a report on its Board meeting earlier this month, the Association said the Directors reiterated their commitment to supplying all the region's raw sugar needs.
The report states that SAC producers had increased regional sales of raw sugar from 30-thousand 464 tons in 2014/2015 to 36-thousand tons in 2015/2016.
The Directors also discussed plans to meet the regional refined sugar demand.
SAC members also updated the meeting on plans for producing value added products in the industry.
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