Sennar State government signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Algerian company engaged in the production of sugar and edible oils. This came during a three day visit of Sennar Governor, Ahmed Abbas to the State of Algeria. The MoU included the construction of a factory for the production of sugar in Sennar East Locality in an area of 205 thousand acres to produce 500 thousand tons of sugar annually as a first stage, production of oilseeds in the area of 200 thousand acres in different parts of the state, and the introduction of new lands for the company’s investments for the production of sugar cane… http://www.farmlandgrab.org/post/view/23091#sthash.dtVhKvJM.dpuf
SUNA | 27 January 2014
SUNA reports that the Sennar State government signed an MoU with an Algerian company engaged in the production of sugar and edible oils, covering 405,000 acres.