Agriculture No immediate plans to give subsidy to sugarcane growers, says government Updated : April 11, 2018 05:19 PM IST Domestic production is estimated to rise to a record 29.5 million tonnes in the 2017-18 marketing year ending in September. At present global rate the mills will incur a loss of Rs 5-7 per kg. Mills can take advantage of zero import duty under the Duty Free Import Authorisation (DFIA) scheme for the next two years. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.