Mhlume Factory
Mhlume Factory

Sugar


RSSC’s core business is sugar, which is produced in two mills. These two mills currently crush cane at a combined throughput of 741 tonnes per hour, producing in excess of 430 000 tonnes of sugar (96o Pol) in a normal season. RSSC also operates a sugar refinery situated at the Mhlume mill, whose capacity is 170 000 tonnes of refined sugar, and a 32 million litre capacity ethanol plant which is situated adjacent to the Simunye mill.

RSSC is a member of the Swaziland Sugar Association, an industry Association established and operating in terms of the Sugar Act of 1967. In terms of this Act, sugar produced by RSSC and other sugar producers in the country is owned and marketed by the Swaziland Sugar Association (SSA)