ABOUT SADC SUGAR DIGEST
The SADC Sugar Digest is an A4 portrait, perfect bound publication published annually. Focussing exclusively on the Southern African sugar industry, the SADC Digest is a prime platform for companies with an interest in this sugar sector.
The publication is available for free download online as well as in printed format, distributed to sugar growers and sugar millers in the region. Coverage includes interviews with growers, articles from sugar milling companies, reports from the International Sugar Organisation, topical news and articles on unfolding scenarios in the region. In the most recent edition as an example looks at bio plastics and the importance of regional and domestic markets as the EU undergoes changes.
The major sugar milling companies in the region are Illovo Sugar Africa (Africa’s largest sugar producer), Tongaat Hulett Sugar and RCL FOODS. You will find a map in each edition of the Digest along with ownership of the sugar mills in the region.
The Digest enjoys support from leading contributors including top journalists, scientists, researchers, and experts at leading organisations such as the South African Cane Growers Association, the South African Sugar Cane Research Institute, the Sugar Milling Research Institute and the International Sugar Organisation.
The targeted distribution is to sugarcane growers and sugar milling companies and includes direct postage to a well-developed database over many years, courier, and with the support of sugar industry organisations.
The Digest takes commercial advertising because it is an exceptional profile of the goods and services to the sugar sector. The Digest prides itself on content integrity and as such has a high percentage of editorial.