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Mauritius: 230,000 tons of refined sugar for European market consignment




The Mauritian sugar industry has exported in 2015 about 230,000 tons of refined sugar to the European market.
 
The 2015 sugar harvest this year should reach about 410,000 tons of sugar against 403,603 tons last year. Around 4 million tons of cane plants should be grinded in 2015.
 
It is to be noted that the cultivation of sugar cane on the island today represents 0.8% of GDP while the figure was 1.3 % in 2011.



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