• Sat, 08 Sep 2018 13:45
    Sugar mill rebukes Cambodia land grab reports
    Thailand’s giant sugar mill Mitr Phol Group disputed news reports referring to land dispute claims and Thai Civil Court proceedings on Friday, claiming that the reports are unfounded.
    national
  • Fri, 01 Sep 2017 19:40
    Sugar miller: drinks tax won’t affect sugar use
    A key player in the Thailand sugar industry predicts that an impending government tax on sweet beverages will not have a big impact on the industry’s hunger for sugar.
    Economy
  • Sat, 02 Sep 2017 01:00
    Thai Sugar Millers sees little impact from sugary drinks tax
    Thai Sugar Millers Corp (TSMC) expects the sugary drinks tax, which will take effect on September 16, to have only a limited impact on overall level demand in the beverage sector.
    Economy
  • Mon, 26 Dec 2016 01:00
    Siemens targets large share of contracts for Thai sugar mills
    GERMAN INDUSTRIAL giant Siemens has targeted landing contracts for at least half of new and expanded sugar-mill projects in Thailand, where the sugar industry is undergoing a multibillion-dollar, world-record expansion.
    Corporate
  • Sat, 08 Oct 2016 01:00
    Vietnam firm eyes transferring sugar mill in Laos
    HOANG ANH Gia Lai Group (HAGL) has finally confirmed it is negotiating with another Vietnamese company, Thanh Thanh Cong, to transfer its sugar mill in Laos to TTC, Vietnamese media reported this week.
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:55
    Thailand-Australia Sugar Dialogue in Udon Thani
    Sugar millers in Thailand and Australia, the world's second and third largest sugar exporters, will convene a meeting in Udon Thani, where they will exchange view on latest market movements and non-tariff barriers.
    business
  • Tue, 23 Dec 2014 01:00
    Wangkanai, Japan firm in sugar mill JV
    Bt7-bn investment with Toyota Tsusho in Chai Nat province
    Corporate
  • Fri, 02 May 2014 00:00
    Sugar mill fined for polluting the environment
    Authorities at the central province of Thanh Hoa have imposed a fine of 700 million dong (about Bt1 million) on a sugar production company for polluting the environment.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 18 Mar 2014 00:00
    Operator of PT service stations looks to ethanol
    PTG Energy, a publicly listed fuel retailer, is negotiating with sugar millers to expand into the ethanol business, say its executives.
    Corporate
  • Fri, 25 Oct 2013 00:00
    Early measures urged to prevent sugar smuggling
    A sugar miller has urged the government to act quickly against smuggling, before the implementation of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) further facilitates illegal trade.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 08 Oct 2013 00:00
    Farm-zoning scheme may boost Thailand's sugar output
    Thailand's sugar output could increase if some paddy fields are converted to sugar-cane plantations under the government's zoning scheme, sugar millers said.
    Economy
  • Thu, 04 Jul 2013 00:00
    Rule change to allow the set-up of new sugar mills
    The legally required minimum distance between sugar mills is likely to be reduced in response to expected increases in sugar demand, said Somsak Suwattiga, secretary-general of the Office of the Cane and Sugar Board.
    Economy
  • Thu, 22 Nov 2012 00:00
    Sugar millers support Thailand's entry into TPP
    Three Sugar Millers Association supported the government's plan to become part of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the free trade agreement which has involved 11 Asia-Pacific nations, expecting that the pact would boost Thailand's sugar exports.
    business
  • Thu, 08 Nov 2012 00:00
    Briefs
    Regional sugar millers vow to cooperate
    Economy
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2012 00:00
    Sugar industry aims for 150mn tonne output
    Thailand's sugar millers set the goal to boost sugar cane output to 150 million tonnes within 3 years, banking on an integrated approach that covers breedings, irrigation, machinery and harvesting.
    Economy
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