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Sugar

The sweetness of success

As part of diversification Empee Group, in 1992, entered the Sugar business by establishing a Sugar Mill in Andhra Pradesh which over a period of time became an integrated Sugar Complex with down stream products like Molasses, Rectified Spirit / Extra Neutral Alcohol, Biomass Fertilizers and Power. The Naidupet Mandal in Nellore District was the chosen site and the development it has brought to this once dry land is an incredible success story in itself. Farmers in the region now have a steady cash crop in sugarcane and a host of allied industries have sprung up in and around the region.

The rich experience gained in developing and operating the Naidupet Sugar Complex paved the way for the Group to expand its Sugar Division. Thus borne its second integrated Sugar Complex at Ambasamudram, Tirunelveli District, in Tamil Nadu, which began operation in 2010. This Unit comprises of a 5000 TCD Sugar Mill, 50 MW Power Plant and 100 KLPD Ethanol Plan.

Today the Group operates two Sugar Mills with a total crushing capacity of 8500 Tonnes per day. These Plants are located in the States of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu.