Sweet biz hits a sour note

Darce, Keith
October 1995
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);10/23/95, Vol. 16 Issue 16, p1
Reports on Gramercy, Louisiana-based Colonial Sugars Co.'s lobbying efforts for changes in federal sugar import quotas. Response of sugarcane growers; Stand of Representative Billy Tauzin; Support from the St. James Parish community.


Related Articles

  • Britain calls to abolish sugar quotas.  // Grocer;2/2/2013, p6 

    The article reports that Great Britain is calling for an end to sugar quotas in the European Union (EU), saying the quotas are resulting to higher consumer prices.

  • Untitled.  // Farmers Weekly;2/1/2013, Vol. 159 Issue 5, p60 

    The article reports that the British government has called on the European Union (EU) to press ahead with plans to abolish sugar quotas by 2015, a move that will infuriate Brittish farm leaders.

  • Fiscal Year 2012 Allocation of Additional Tariff-Rate Quota Volume for Raw Cane Sugar and Reallocation of Unused Fiscal Year 2012 Tariff-Rate Quota Volume for Raw Cane Sugar. Kirk, Ronald // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;4/26/2012, Vol. 77 Issue 81, p25012 

    The article presents information on a notice issued by the U.S. Office of the U.S. Trade Representative to declare the allocations and reallocations of in-quota quantity of tariff rate quota (TRQ) for the imports of raw cane sugar. A list of countries which have been allocated for raw cane sugar...

  • Turning sugar into uranium.  // Modern Power Systems;Jul94, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p9 

    Reports on Tonga's plans to barter sugar for uranium from Central Asia in order to provide fuel for a proposed nuclear power plant. Source of sugar; Tonga King Taufa'ahau Tupou IV's belief that sugar could become a major crop in the country.

  • Swaziland sugar earnings up by 16%.  // African Business News;7/ 8/2013, p57 

    The article reports that 16 percent increase in sugar export earnings has been posted by the Swaziland Sugar Association (SSA) for the period ending in March 2013.

  • Correction: Trends in sugar supply and consumption in Australia: is there an Australian Paradox? Rikkers, Wavne; Lawrence, David; Hafekost, Katherine; Mitrou, Francis; Zubrick, Stephen R. // BMC Public Health;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1 

    A correction to the article "Trends in sugar supply and consumption in Australia: is there an Australian Paradox?" that was published in the 2013 issue is presented.

  • Mozambique: Sugar exports reach record levels.  // African Business News;5/ 2/2013, p13 

    The article reports on the record 243,583 tonnes of brown sugar that is exported by Mozambique in 2012 which is valued at 126 million U.S. dollars and exceeded the 2011 export volume by 23 percent.

  • Growers demand increase in EU sugar exports.  // Farmers Weekly;1/1/2010, Vol. 151 Issue 26, p20 

    The article reports on the call of sugar beet growers for an immediate increase in the amount of sugar to be exported by the European Union (EU) to address a chronic world shortage and avoid stockpiling of EU surplus.

  • SEEKING A SUGAR-HEADACHE REMEDY. Gorman, Siobhan // National Journal;9/30/2000, Vol. 32 Issue 40, p3076 

    Deals with the problems faced by the sugar industry in the United States (U.S.). Government policy on the sugar industry; Solutions posited by the U.S. Department of Agriculture; Dispute between Mexico and the U.S. over allowances for sugar imports.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics