sugar

SA sugar industry outlook still sour

Tshegofatso Mathe

Health tax adds to woes of local producers, who want it dropped, but experts say the industry is simply not competitive enough


Letters to the editor: September 14 to 20

Letters

Our readers write in about Chagos, Coca-Cola, and a new reader gives us feedback


Sugar tariff hike satisfies no one

Lynley Donnelly  

The increase is less than local producers wanted, while companies say it entrenches inefficiencies


Sugar sector wants a sweeter deal

Lynley Donnelly  

Despite intense debate about the protection the industry enjoys, it says it is up against a wall


There’s no sweetness in Kenya’s sugar

Zukiswa Wanner

A drama worthy of a Connie and Shona Ferguson production