Factsheet: Institute of Sugar and Alcohol

Institute of Sugar and Alcohol

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Institute of Sugar and Alcohol
Description: 
This Decree, consisting of 18 articles, establishes composition, duties and responsibilities of the Institute of Sugar and Alcohol, under the Ministry of Industry and Trade. This institution is the competent authority entitled to implement the agro-industrial policy on sugar in Brazil, both for human consumption and biofuel.
Goal/Aim: 
Regulate energy production from sugar
Responsible Authority: 
Ministry of Industry and Trade

Status:

Trade Relevance: 
Policies stimulating domestic use of biomass => availability for export
Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
1975