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Call for action on subsidies

Friday, 30 November 2018

Sugar subsidies from India, Pakistan and the European Union are again depressing world sugar prices, prompting the Global Sugar Alliance to call on governments to take formal action in the World Trade Organisation (WTO) against Indian sugar subsidies.

The alliance said Australia’s counter‐notification of India’s illegal sugar subsidies lodged in the WTO was a welcome development but was not sufficient.

Click here to read the full Global Sugar Alliance media statement.