International Sugar Journal

Mauritius – Alteo to close its sole sugar refinery [Full subscriber]

Mauritius’ largest sugar company Alteo announced on 13th June that it would close its only refinery.

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Kenya – Alteo to invest US$45 million for a new cogen unit at Kilgoris factory [Full subscriber]

The Mauritian sugar producer Alteo plans to build a new 25 MW bagasse-based cogen plant at its Kilgoris sugar factory managed by its subsidiary Transmara Sugar Company. The investment for the project is expected to be KES4.7 billion (US$45 million), according to local press reports.

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Kenya – Mauritius sugar companies invest US$32 million in the local industry [Registered]

Mauritius’ companies Omnicane and Atleo Group have acquired stakes in a couple of sugar milling companies at the cost of KES3.2 billion (US$32 million), according to the Mauritius Commercial Bank CEO Alain Law Min

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