Shree Renuka Sugars to boost sugar beet processing to 50,000 tons


India’s top sugar refiner Shree Renuka Sugars aims to boost the processing of sugar beet, which is used to produce alcohol in 2013-14. The goal is to increase 10,000 tonnes to 50,000 tonnes a top company official has said.

For the first time India has been processing sugar beet to make alcohol and farmers have benefited with additional revenue, Shree Renuka Sugars Executive Chairperson Vidya M Murkumbi told PTI.