Sugarcane farmers ‘living in anxiety’ with industry still in business rescue
/ 9 April 2024

Sugarcane farmers ‘living in anxiety’ with industry still in business rescue

Tongaat Hulett can only exit business rescue once the approved plan is largely implemented or the company is no longer financially distressed

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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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Illovo Sugar won’t buy Tongaat Hullet’s assets
/ 13 June 2023

Illovo Sugar won’t buy Tongaat Hullet’s assets

Eight companies are interested in bidding for either a full purchase of the company or parts of it

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Warning labels are food for thought
/ 2 June 2023

Warning labels are food for thought

The sugar industry says new regulations aimed at combating health problems will hurt profits and jobs, but a civil society coalition strongly disagrees

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After Tongaat, KZN sugar mill Gledhow seeks business rescue
/ 22 March 2023

After Tongaat, KZN sugar mill Gledhow seeks business rescue

Thousands of livelihoods in the sugar supply chain are expected to be impacted by the closure

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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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