FSC: Costs fall

Sugar Ministry permanent secretary Yogesh Karan is concerned about mill stoppages at Lautoka and Rarawai. This was the scene outside the Lautoka mill recently when a factory breakdown resulted in the backlog of trucks and long waits for drivers. Picture R

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THE Fiji Sugar Corporation has managed to reduce operating costs by about 20 per cent. According to board chairperson Vishnu Mohan this was done by improving discipline across the organisation. This included the clampdown on unnecessary overtime by mill workers and the strict monitoring of parts and equipment purchases. “There were a lot of disciplines […]

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