Dangote Sugar at a Glance
Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc (“Dangote Sugar” or “DSR”) is a household name in the sugar refining sector of the Nigerian Food and Beverage Industry. Our entry into the sugar business is dated back to the 1970s with the import and sale of sugar by our parent company, Dangote Industries Limited.
Today, Dangote Sugar is a leading brand that has made a remarkable impact on the Nigerian sugar sector. Our sugar refining facility at Apapa is the largest in Sub-Saharan Africa, with 1.44MT per annum installed capacity. Our core competences include:
- Refining of raw sugar to make high quality Vitamin A fortified and non-fortified granulated white sugar
- Marketing and distribution of our refined sugar grades in 50kg, 1kg, 500g & 250g packages
- Cultivation and milling of sugarcane to finished sugar from our subsidiary, Savannah Sugar Company Limited
- Development of greenfield projects in line with our strategy, “Sugar for Nigeria,” Nigeria’s National Sugar Master Plan
Our business provides key value added support services for our customers including Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Credit and Risk Advice, Sales and Merchandising.
We operate to international standards of food production, health and safety and have been honoured with numerous awards for our quality standards. Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc was listed on the main board of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in March, 2007.
With more than 100,000 shareholders, the authorized share capital of DSR Plc is 6 billion, amounting to 12 billion shares of 50 kobo each.