Tongaat Hulett launches sugar refinery project in Mozambique

2017-07-25 17:39

Tongaat Hulett has launched a project to build a refinery annexed to its Xinavane Sugar Mill.

Eviction of 170 Zim farmers: Group believes SA is 'involved'

2017-01-03 09:00

At least 170 Zimbabwean farmers who have been given an order to vacate a Triangle Ranch formerly owned by Tongaat Hulett in Masvingo believe the SA government had a hand in their eviction.

Tongaat Hullet's Zim operation hit by low prices, reduced output

2016-05-31 13:58

Tongaat Hulett's Zimbabwe operations recorded significantly reduced revenues and profits for the year to end-March 2016.

Tongaat Hulett’s Zim operations hit by strike

2015-12-15 14:35

A strike at Tongaat Hulett’s Zimbabwean operations has entered its third week, with workers continuing to demand regionally comparative wages.

Tongaat Hulett profits drop 10%

2015-11-16 13:04

Tongaat Hulett has announced a 5.7% revenue fall in its half-year results amid severe drought conditions in South Africa and a lower international sugar price.

Tongaat's Zim unit posts moderate growth

2015-05-27 12:45

Tongaat Hulett has experienced modest full-year growth in its Zimbabwe-based operations, as improved market protection boosted local sales.

Tongaat fingered in plot to topple Mugabe

2015-02-23 17:51

Tongaat Hulett's Zimbabwean unit has reportedly been fingered in a plot to remove President Robert Mugabe from power.

Tongaat profit up on import tariff rise

2014-11-10 08:37

Sugar producer Tongaat Hulett says first-half operating profit grew 9.3% as import tariff hikes and cost cuts partially offset the effects of low sugar prices.

Fawu declares new sugar dispute

2014-06-08 16:01

The Food and Allied Workers Union has declared a new dispute in the sugar sector, just days after a wide-ranging wage strike was resolved.

Fawu wants sugar sympathy strike

2014-06-02 06:15

The Food and Allied Workers Union says it is hoping to establish a sympathy strike to accompany current protest action in the sugar industry.


Tongaat Hulett's Zim unit returns to profitability

2017-06-08 13:29

Tongaat Hulett‘s Zimbabwe based sugar producer Hippo Valley has shown growth in both revenue and profits for the year ended 31 March 2017.

Tongaat Hulett reports revenue rise amid sugar price hike

2016-11-14 14:52

Tongaat Hulett revenue has lifted 11.7% to R8.503bn for the six months to end-September 2916, amid a 50% surge in international suger prices over the past six months.

Tongaat Hulett turns to property as drought cuts profits

2016-05-30 09:22

A severe drought has cut profit from Tongaat Hulett’s sugar operations by 85%, but land development and starch operations helped reduce its overall loss to 18%.

Tongaat Hulett to cut salaries as drought hits profit

2015-11-16 13:31

Sugar producer Tongaat Hulett is to cut jobs in the next few months as the drought-hit agro-processing firm battles declining profitability from its SA and regional operations.

Zim move boosts Tongaat sugar operations

2015-09-23 11:38

Tongaat Hulett's Zimbabwe operations have received a reprieve from rising cheap imports of sugar after the government moved to stop import permits.

Dry conditions impact Tongaat Hulett results

2015-05-25 08:52

Tongaat Hulett's results have been attained in difficult conditions in the sugar industry and with a number of positive achievements, says CEO Peter Staude.

Import protection boosts Hulett's Zim unit

2014-11-11 14:11

The government's import protection on sugar helped the Zimbabwe-based operation of Tongaat Hulett record more sales than the previous comparative half-year.

Tongaat funding boost for Zim sugar farmers

2014-07-25 16:54

Sugar cane farmers in Zimbabwe have received funding facilities amounting to $32m from a regional banking group and sugar producer Tongaat Hulett.

Sugar strike: Settlement seems likely

2014-06-03 16:06

Talks between employers and employees in the sugar industry are encouraging, says the Food and Allied Workers Union.

Fawu wants strong yet speedy sugar strike

2014-05-28 11:13

The Food and Allied Workers Union hoped the strike in the sugar sector would send a signal to employers to come to the negotiating table as soon as possible.

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