Three years into KISCOL's existence, Mauritian sugar producer Omnicane Limited came on board as management partners with a 20% stake in the company.
Established in 2009 through a strategic re-branding of Mon-Trésor-Mon-Désert Ltd. Omnicane is Mauritians leading sugar producer. Its agricultural activities are centred in the South of Mauritius and it was among the first entities to be listed on the Stock Exchange of Mauritius.
Omnicane's main activities currently include the production of refined sugar (about 150,000 tonnes per year, of a quality wholly compliant with the EU's stringent food standards), and the generation of energy from bagasse and coal.
Omnicane Group is currently involved in electric power generation in two units namely Omnicane Thermal Energy Operations (Saint Aubin) Limited and Omnicane Thermal Energy Operations (La Baraque) Limited which is one of the largest coal/bagasse cogeneration plants in the world, equipped with two units of 44.5 MW each. The Group's power plants contribute about 28.06% of exported electricity to the national grid as a percentage of total electricity generated in Mauritius annually. Visit their website here
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To manufacture high quality sugar and associated by-products by utilizing leading edge technology and investing in our people in order to deliver superior customer value, maximize shareholder returns and satisfy other stakeholder interests.