International Sugar Journal

UK – British Sugar invests US$8.5 million to modernise the by-product Limex unit at Cantley [Full subscriber]

British Sugar has invested £6.8 million (US$8.5 million) at its Cantley factory to upgrade the production of Limex, a soil-conditioning by-product of the sugar-making process.

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Philippines – Roxas Holdings to spend US$12.8 mln to upgrade milling operations [Registered]

“It was compounded by farmers opting to send most of their harvest to other millers because they were able to recover more sugar from canes. But we’ve been improving our recovery rate since last year,” said Arcadio Lozada, RHI chief operating officer.

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Thailand – KTIS investing US$84 million to modernise its largest factory [Registered]

In a counter-intuitive move against the depressed sugar market, Kaset Thai International Sugar Corporation Plc (KTIS) is modernising its Kaset Thai Sugar Factory (KTSF) with an investment of Baht 2.8 billion (US$84 million) for variety of projects, according local press reports.

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