More than 86 thousand tons of sugar were produced in Altai Krai
The region processed more than 544 thousand tons of sugar beet. From these raw materials the Cheremnovskiy sugar factory produced more than 86 thousand tons of sugar.
In 2014, the company processed more than 494 thousand tons of raw materials in a season and received 69.9 thousand tons of sugar. This year the factory started processing for a week earlier than usual– on 25th August.
“By increasing the acreage of sugar beet, its good harvest and the high sugar content of the raw material, it is planned to receive more than 102 thousand tons this year,” noted the Department of food, processing, pharmaceutical industry and biotechnologies.
Reference: This year the Cheremnovskiy sugar factory completed the modernization and reconstruction. The plant capacity is 4.9 thousand tons per day, the next year it will increase to 5.5 thousand tons per day.
By the official website of Altai Krai