It would not be fair to complete a brief on Sugar Industry without
introduction of Pakistan Society of Sugar Technologists.
It is an independent organization of the technologists engaged at the
mills and related businesses continuously looking forward for research
and efficiency for adoption and improvement of the performance of the
The following introduction of PSST is presented as explained by themselves
on their website www.psst.org.pk
Pakistan Society of Sugar Technologists is a fraternity of sugar technologists
and Agronomists working in sugar mills, allied industries, commercial
organizations and research institutions of Pakistan and abroad. Formed
as Pakistan Sugar Technologists Association in 1955 the Society got its
present name in 1966 at Lahore convention.
Since its inception in 1955 the Society is actively engaged for the advancement
of standards in all related fields and for the solution of the problems
confronted by the sugar and allied industries. For dissemination of knowledge
the Society arranges conventions, workshops, and seminars. All the proceedings
are published. During crushing season monthly synopsis of the technical
results of sugar mills are also published.
The activities of the Society are arranged by an elected council which
comprises the President, three Vice Presidents and General Secretary cum
Treasurer under the rules and regulations /constitution of the Society.