Robert Gumede’s Tongaat Hulett purchase hinges on R2bn PIC loan
/ 9 November 2023

Robert Gumede’s Tongaat Hulett purchase hinges on R2bn PIC loan

The agreement will give Terris Sugar discounted ownership of Tongaat Hulett’s R8 billion bank debt and control at the upcoming creditors’ vote

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Black, small-scale sugarcane growers hit by Tongaat Hulett woes get R176m lifeline
/ 1 August 2023

Black, small-scale sugarcane growers hit by Tongaat Hulett woes get R176m lifeline

The South African Sugar Association will make payments for the 2023-24 season after sugar mills in northern KwaZulu-Natal defaulted on payments

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Small-scale sugarcane farmers welcome potential sale of Tongaat Hulett
/ 26 July 2023

Small-scale sugarcane farmers welcome potential sale of Tongaat Hulett

The farmers hope that new management at Tongaat’s sugar operations will bring stability to the industry

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The bittersweet story of Tongaat Hulett and its demise
/ 13 November 2022

The bittersweet story of Tongaat Hulett and its demise

More than a century later, the descendants of indentured Indian labourers, stand to lose their livelihoods as the company faces collapse

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Anxious wait for farmers as Tongaat Hulett money crisis grips
/ 13 November 2022

Anxious wait for farmers as Tongaat Hulett money crisis grips

Next season is also under threat if sugar giant’s mills close

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