Refinery Operations
Dangote Sugar is a world class 1.44MT/PA facility located at Shed 20 NPA Apapa Wharf Complex, at Apapa Wharf Lagos. The facility, commissioned in year 2000, was the first sugar refinery build in Nigeria, with an initial refining capacity of 600,000MTPA.

Over the years, the facility has undergone two major upgrades which turned it into one of the largest sugar refineries in the world with 1.44MTPA refining capacity, at the same location. The refinery is powered efficiently with gas and/or Low-Pour Fuel Oil (LPFO) with 16MW of in-house power generating capability.

The Dangote Sugar refinery, produces 45 ICUMSA Vitamin A Fortified refined granulated free flowing crystal white sugar, packaged and distributed in 50kg, 1kg, 500g, 250g and non-fortified granulated sugar in 50kg bags. The sugar sold under the brand name Dangote Sugar is loved and preferred over any other sugar brand in Nigeria by consumers.

Our facility and production processes are operated in line with regulatory and international standards, and can accommodate requests for special products and packaging from customers.

Dangote Sugar Refinery is QMS (ISO 9001:2015), FSMS (ISO 22000:2005), OHSMS (ISO 18001:2007) and (FSSC 22000:2013 VERSION 4.1) certified, and preparation underway for EMS (ISO 14001-2013) Certification. DSR is also SMETA certified and active on SEDEX platform.