Sugar Cane

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Karnataka Sugar Industry | |
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Karnataka Sugar Industry ranks 3rd in terms of its contribution of sugar in the total sugar production in the country. The Sugar Industry in Karnataka is able to manufacture sugar in such huge quantities due to the fact that sugarcane is abundantly available in the state. In fact, Karnataka stands 4th in the country in the cultivation of sugarcane

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The Sugar Industry in Karnataka has around 41 sugar factories which are distributed all over the state. The various locations of the sugar factories of Karnataka Sugar Industry are Konnur, Varuna, Koppa, Madapura, Dandeli, Jambagi, Hosur, Margur, Yelgur, Siddapur, and Arsanghatta. The major benefits of Karnataka Sugar Industry are that it has generated many facilities in the state such as communication, employment, and transport. It has also benefited the state by helping in the development of the rural areas of the state by mobilizing the various resources of the villages. The major sugar factories of Karnataka Sugar Industry are: • Bannari Amman Sugar Ltd. with the sugarcane crushing capacity of 5000 TCD • Davangere Sugar Company Ltd. with the sugarcane crushing capacity of 2500 TCD • Sri Chamundeswari Sugars Ltd. with the sugarcane crushing capacity of 4000 TCD • Godavari Sugar Mills Ltd. with the sugarcane crushing capacity of 7500 TCD • Mysore Sugar Company Ltd. with the sugarcane crushing capacity of 5000 TCD • Athani Farmers Sugar Factory Ltd. with...
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