SUGAR STANDARDS & SPECIFCATIONS

REFINED SUGAR GRADE A – ICUMSA 45 (Method 9)
Origin: Brazil/India/Thailand/Pakistan
ICUMSA : 45 RBU
Polarization: 99.80% Min
Ash content: 0.04% Max
Moisture: 0.04% Max
Solubility: 100% Free Flowing
Radiation: Normal Certified
Color : Sparkling White
Granulation: Fine

Polarization (%) indicates the sucrose content i.e. 99.5% means that for 100 portion of sugar, there are 99.5 portion of sucrose   content hence the higher the polarization or the higher the sucrose content represents the higher quality of sugar.

CANE SUGAR – ICUMSA 100
Specifications:
ICUMSA : 100 RBU
Polarization: 99.50% min
Ash content: 0.15% Max
Moisture: 0.10% Max
Solubility: 100% Free Flowing
Radiation: Normal Certified
Color: White
Granulation: Fine

RAW BROWN CANE SUGAR ICUMSA 600-1200
ICUMSA : 600 – 1200
Polarization: 96.00% Min
Ash content: 0.09% Max
Moisture: 0.09% Max
Color: Brown
Solubility/: 90% Free Flowing
Granulation: Fine
SO2: 20 PPM

BEET SUGAR
ICUMSA : 45 – 100 RBU
Polarization: 99.80% Min
Ash content: 0.04% Max
Moisture: 0.04% Max
Solubility: 100% Dry & Free Flowing
Radiation: Normal without presence of calcium or iodine
Color: Sparkling White Crystal
Granulation: Fine to Medium
Reducing Sugar: 0.05% Max by weight

Packaging, Weight and Storage:
The product will be packed in net 50 kg (fifty kilograms) new polypropylene bags with polyethylene lining. The bags have a combined tare of 100 gm minimum (one hundred grams) and are sufficient to ensure the safe arrival of product to destination. The bags will be loaded on euro pallets. 2% extra bags are supplied free of charge. Once loaded on the euro pallets, the bags on each pallet will be covered with at least 1 protective 2 mm Polyethylene bag (pallet cover). Bags will be labeled in English language in black color as per buyer’s instructions.

Payment Terms:
1. Payment: 100% Irrevocable, Transferable, Confirmed, LC at Sight.
2. LC Valid For 90 Days and expire in India.
3. Payment at sight at the counters of negotiating bank with reimbursement clause to the effect that reimbursement by T/T within three days upon confirmation from the negotiating bank that shipping documents received are in compliance with LC terms.
4. Third Party Documents Are Acceptable.
5. Inspection by any independent surveyor at seller’s cost at loading port.
6. Partial Shipment Allowed.
7. Transshipment Allowed.
8. As Per L/C,  Advising Bank Should be Standard Chartered/HSBC/ICICI  Bank, New Delhi.

Complete LC draft required from LC issuing bank / buyer before issuing the original LC.

L/C to allow:
– Fumigation date after bills of lading date acceptable.
-Phytosanitary certificate date after B/L date and/or showing name, address of consignee acceptable.
– Minor discrepancies, spelling errors acceptable.
– Letter head, signatures, and stamps in languages other than English acceptable.

Inspection:
By seller’s cost and SGS/Cotecna/Bureau of Veritas/ IGI is appointed by seller and have to inspect before 3 days of shipment and at loading port.

Documents to be submitted: 

1. Original and 3 copies of seller invoice
2. Original and 3 copies of certificate of weight
3. Original and 3 copies of certificate of analysis
4. Complete set (1) original and three (3) copies of on-board bills on lading (B/L) showing quantity loaded. Switch and change of bill of lading permissible in our name and as per charter party agreements.
5. Certificate of origin (1) original and (3) copies issued by the relevant authority.
6. Inspection certificate by SGS/Cotecna/Bureau of Veritas/ IGI.
7. Weight, quality and quantity issued by SGS/Cotecna/Bureau of Veritas/ IGI.
8. Certificate of insurance.
9. Phyto sanitary certificate & fumigation certificate.
10. Certificate of free radiation.
11. Packing list in triplicate.