Sugar Industry at a glance

 

 

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   
  2014-15  2015-16 (Est.)

Area under Sugarcane (2014-15)

  3.149 Lakh Hectare    2.90 Lakh Hectare

Production of Sugarcane (2014-15)

211.17 Lakh MT  167.60 Lakh MT
Productivity of Sugarcane (2014-15)    67.04 MT/Hec.  

67.04 MT/Hec.

Cane Crushed 57.44 Lakh MT  60.00 Lakh MT
Sugar Produced 5.267 Lakh MT 

6.00 Lakh MT

Recovery Percentage 9.16% 

10.00%

 

Brief Profile of Private Sector Working Sugar Mills (2014-15 (Final) & 2015-16 up to 15.02.2016)
SL Name of Sugar Mill Crushing Capacity
(In TCD)
Total Cane Crushed
(in Lakh Quintal)
Total Production of Sugar
(lac Qtl)
Recovery
%age
 (Average) 
 Duration of  Crushing Days

(Average)

Total Cane Crushed
(in Lakh Quintal)
Total Production
of Sugar
(lac Qtl)
Recovery
%age
 (Average) 
Duration of Crushing Days

(Average)

1. Bagaha 5,000 79.86 7.55 9.47 123 55.46 5.35 9.86 77
2. Harinagar 10,000 125.67 11.52 9.16 121 79.55 7.64 9.92 75
3. Narkatiaganj 7,500 82.08 7.65 9.32 117 57.20 5.71 9.99 80
4. Manjhaulia 5,000 48.47 4.77 9.32 111 34.33 3.14 9.78 75
5. Sasamusa 2,500 18.44 1.55 8.40 89 11.51 1.04 9.33 64
6. Gopalganj 5,000 38.81 3.69 9.50 99 30.03 2.89 9.63 76
7. Sidhwalia 5,000 51.56 4.78 9.27 110 39.51 3.65 9.30 77
8. Riga 5,000 47.95 4.20 8.76 117 23.05 2.09 9.52 62
9. Hasanpur 3,000 34.55 3.11 9.00 99 22.07 2.22 10.05 65
10. Lauriya 3,500 25.10 2.00 8.51 100 22.16 2.05 9.46 75
11. Sugauli 3,500 21.96 1.85 8.55 85 17.67 1.50 8.90 75
                     
  Total: 55,000 574.45 52.67 9.16 107 392.54 37.28 9.50 72