Month: June 2009

CAEI Will Produce 90MT of Sugar and Projects Sales for RD$2,155M

CAEI Will Produce 90MT of Sugar and Projects Sales for RD$2,155M

SANTO DOMINGO. The Industrial Enterprises Sugar Corporation (CAEI) this year plans to produce 90,000 metric tons of sugar, an increase of more than 10,000 tons compared to the 2007-2008 harvest and sales has the challenge of RD $ 2.155 million. 

In the previous harvest, sales amounted to RD $ 1.638 million. 

Consortium grinding projected one million tons, higher than last year when it was 935.318 metric tons. Also projected manufacturing yield of 9% and increase machining cut by 34% to 50%. 

Also plan to increase the ton of cane task 3.3 to 4.5, and reduce time lost from 28% to 15 %. 

The data was provided by Augusto Ogando, executive vice president of the Consortium CAIE, to the newsletter of Sugar Consortium. 

Noted that milling capacity has Colón wit allows increased performance and quality of the juice, because the cane reaches more Factory fresh and stressed in this regard, the role played by Harvest and Logistics teams.

During March the mill broke the record of grinding per day and reached 7041.59 metric tons of cane, with a production of Sugar 600.74 metric tons.

About CAEI:

CAEI is a company in the Energy and Industry portfolio of assets administered by VICINI.

The VICINI family has invested in different economic sectors in the Dominican Republic for over 140 years. VICINI is one of the companies that has contributed significantly to the development and industrialization of the country.

SOURCE: Diario Libre