Sugar: The New Fuel For Growth?

June 2007
Latin America Monitor: Caribbean Monitor;Jun2007, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p1
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The article reports that sugar can improve the economy of Guyana. According to the author, the expansion of ethanol production as a biofuel can boost the economy and the sugar cane industry of the country. A report released by the Economic Commission for Latin American and the Caribbean (ECLAC) stated that production of ethanol can satisfy the demand of the local market three times over which could possibly be a source of export revenues for the country.


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