The raw material for sugar is raw sugar, which is made by extracting and then crystallizing the juice or sugar content from sugarcane or sugar beet.
The raw material may be imported raw sugar or domestically produced raw sugar. Cup brand sugar is produced by refining these materials.
Nakatane Factory (Shinko Sugar Mill Co., Ltd., Kagoshima)
Nakatane Factory (Shinko Sugar Mill Co., Ltd., affiliate company) is located on Tanegashima Island (Kagoshima), the northernmost sugarcane cultivation site in Japan. It manufactures raw sugar from locally grown sugarcane.
The raw sugar is supplied to our factories.