IMISHLI SUGAR PLANT TO REFINE 5,000 TONS SUGAR BEET IN A DAY
7,500 tons sugar will be produced in 2005, the Agriculture Ministry told Trend. Sugar beet was planted on 2683 hectares in 12 regions of the country. 53,000 tons sugar beet is planned to be gathered. The major goal of the indexation of the sugar beet production is to provide the Imishli Sugar Plant to be put into exploitation soon. The sugar beet was exported to Turkey and Iran for lack of refinery plant in the country. The Imishli Sugar Plant will refine 5,000 tons sugar beet in a day.