Sugar Industry at a glance

 

 

 District-wise/Year-wise Sugarcane Coverage (2015-16, 2016-17 & 2017-18)

 

Basic Statistics:

 

No of Sugar Mills 28   
No of operational Sugar Mills 11   
No. of closed Sugar Mills 17   
Bihar State Sugar Corporation    13   
BIC Group    03   
  2017-18  2018-19 (Est.)

Area under Sugarcane (2017-18)

  2.69 Lakh Hectare    3.00 Lakh Hectare

Production of Sugarcane (2017-18)

176.10 Lakh MT  210.00 Lakh MT
Productivity of Sugarcane (2017-18)    65.48 MT/Hec.  

70.00 MT/Hec.

Cane Crushed 74.79 Lakh MT  75.00 Lakh MT
Sugar Produced 7.15 Lakh MT 

7.50 Lakh MT

Recovery Percentage 9.57% 

10.00%

 

Brief Profile of Private Sector Working Sugar Mills for the Crushing Season 2017-18
SL Name of

Sugar Mill

 Crushing  

Capacity
(In TCD)

Total Cane

Crushed
 (Lakh Quintal)  

 Total Production  

of Sugar
(Lakh Quintal)

Recovery
 Percentage 
 (Average) 
 Duration of 

 Crushing Days 

(Average)

1. Bagaha 5,000 113.75 10.36 9.11 154
2. Harinagar 10,000 175.55 17.67 10.04 156
3. Narkatiaganj 7,500 118.08 12.17 10.31 162
4. Manjhaulia 5,000 60.51 5.46 9.00 129
5. Sasamusa 2,500 4.88 0.31 6.35 22
6. Gopalganj 5,000 55.11 5.19 9.45 129
7. Sidhwalia 5,000 58.24 5.38 9.24 115
8. Riga 5,000 46.90 4.08 8.77 122
9. Hasanpur 5,000 38.97 4.08 10.47 115
10. Lauriya 3,500 40.10 3.65 9.13 151
11. Sugauli 3,500 35.80 3.19 9.03 121
             
  Total: 57,000 747.89 71.54 9.57 125