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September 2018
Venue TBC

Meet, network and do business with African millers, producers and buyers & key global industry players

Pan African • Global Trade • New Investments • Policy Implementation • Production Optimisation • Product Diversification

6th Annual F.O. Lichts Sugar & Ethanol Africa


Position yourself as an industry advisor through a high-level speaking slot, provide hospitality to all of our conference attendees or generate new business connections as efficiently as possible, we can work on the right strategy for you. 

Highlights from 2017

Identify Growth Opportunities

Delegates found out where ethanol production and blending is on the rise across Africa, and who is investing in production facilities.

End of EU Sugar Quotas Impacts

From 1 October EU Beet sugar producers can produce as much as they want, what impact will this have on Africans Millers?

Intra-region & Global Trade Dynamics

Identifed supply gaps for both fuel and non-fuel ethanol and also for raw and white sugar trade

Strategic Issues For Ethanol Producers & Millers

Attendees met millers from across Africa and found out how they are improving production and diversifying

Ethanol Production Technology Workshop

Industry experts examined key factors in optimising ethanol operations, maximising production efficiency & implementing new technologies. 

Key Industry Leaders

Sugar and Ethanol Africa was a unique opportunity to network and hear from key industry players from a region that offers huge potential for expansion and investment.

Who You Will Meet

Attendees are from across Africa
Sugar Millers & Ethanol Producers
Sugar & Ethanol Buyers

Interested in raising your brand's profile?

Position yourself as an industry advisor through a high-level speaking slot, host a lunch or a drinks reception, showcase your products and services and generate new business connections as efficiently as possible. We will work on the right strategy for you to ensure you get the most out of Sugar and Ethanol Africa.

Contact Marina Pospelova on +44 (0)20 7017 7205 or

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