Sakthi Sugars Limited belongs to Sakthi Group of Companies having multivarious activities in different fields like sugar, industrial alcohol, soya products, power, textiles, transport, finance, dairy and software.
Sakthi Sugars Limited, was promoted by Dr.N.Mahalingam, Chairman of the Company. Incorporated in the year 1961, the commercial production of sugar commenced in the year 1964 at Sakthinagar with a crushing capacity of 1250 MT per day.
Today the company has in its fold four Sugar plants; three in Tamil Nadu located at Sakthinagar, Sivaganga and Modakurichi, and one in Orissa State in Dhenkanal. With the aggregate capacity of 19,000 Tonnes of Cane Crush per Day (TCD), Sakthi Sugars Limited is one of the largest producers of sugar in the country.
Expanding its industrial presence, Sakthi Sugars Limited expanded its activities into manufacture of Industrial Alcohol in the year 1972 at Sakthinagar, Tamil Nadu and at Dhenkanal, Orissa in the year 1996. These two distilleries are the largest in their respective states, with a capacity of 120 KLPD and 30 KLPD respectively.
Soya Products is another range of products manufactured by Sakthi Sugars Limited. It has an advanced Soya processing unit with refinery complex near Pollachi, Tamil Nadu with an installed crushing capacity of 90,000 MT of soybeans per annum.
The company has also installed three Co-generation Power plants at its sugar factories in Tamil Nadu. The combined capacity of power generation of these plants is 92 Mega Watt. Power generated is exported to State power grid and to third parties, after meeting the internal requirements. A second co-generation plant at Sakthinagar premises is under implementation.