With state-of-the-art technology for both sugar manufacturing and citrus processing, U.S. Sugar practices the most efficient and progressive farming techniques available in the world. Vertical integration of our farming, processing and packaging operations makes U.S. Sugar competitive while meeting the highest standards for worker safety, food quality and environmental protection. With its headquarters in Clewiston, Florida, the Company farms over 187,858 acres in Hendry, Glades, and Palm Beach counties. U.S. Sugar has approximately 1700 employees.
U.S. Sugar is the country’s largest producer of sugar cane and refined cane sugar and is one of Florida’s major producers of oranges and orange juice products. In addition to the Company’s principal businesses of sugar and citrus, U.S. Sugar also owns a short line railroad, the South Central Florida Express.