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Kenya – Construction of U$192 million integrated sugar complex commences [Registered]

Construction of the Sh16 billion (U$192 million) Kwale integrated sugar mill near Mombasa in Kenya is set to commence after a six-month delay, reports Allan Odhiambo, Business Daily. The factory will have a capacity of 3000 tonnes cane/day and cogenerate 18 MW from bagasse. Additionally, there will be 30,000 litre ethanol production plant. Hashil Kotecha, an official of the Kwale International Sugar Company Limited (Kiscol), which is sponsoring the project, said “We had a delay in starting the work because it took longer than expected to award the contract. We had to do a lot of due diligence on the…

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