TAMIL NADU SUGAR CORPORATION LTD.,
Tamil Nadu Sugar Corporation Limited a Government of Tamil Nadu Undertaking was incorporated in the year 1974 with the main objective of setting up of Sugar Mills in Public Sector, in the State of Tamil Nadu. Two Sugar Mills viz. Arignar Anna Sugar Mills, Kurungulam, Thanjavur District and Madura Sugars, Pandiarajapuram, Madurai istrict are functioning under the Corporation. Subsequently, Perambalur Sugar Mills Ltd., was established as the subsidiary Company of TASCO Ltd., in the year 1976. Perambalur Sugar Mills Ltd., established a Sugar Mill at Eraiyur, Perambalur District. The Registered Office of Tamil Nadu Sugar Corporation Limited and Perambalur Sugar Mills Ltd. are situated at Chennai. Tamil Nadu Sugar Corporation Limited and Perambalur Sugar Mills Ltd. are governed by the Board of Directors nominated by the State Government.
II. MISSION :
To promote economic development and employment opportunities in rural and backward areas by encouraging cultivation of cane and promoting and setting up of sugar mills.
III OBJECTIVES :
i. Commercial exploitation of sugar rich variety of sugarcane to ensure higher recovery of sugar.
ii. Offering constancy for implementation of new and expansion sugar projects, for setting up of ancilliary plants for effective utilization of the Byproducts.
IV. MAJOR FUNCTIONS OF THE COMPANY :
i. Exploring the feasibility of setting up of new sugar mills under Coop./Public Sector.
ii. Exploring installation of Co-generation in Cooperative and Public Sector Sugar Mills.
iii. Offering constancy services to Cooperative Sugar Mills in Technical and Non-technical areas.
iv. Monitoring the operation of Public Sector / Cooperative Sugar Mills
v. Guiding / planning of registration of cane plantation of Cooperative Sugar Mills.
Tamil Nadu Co-operative Sugar Federation started functioning from 30-5-1962 as an Apex Organisation of the Cooperative Sugar Factories. It has a membership of 17 Cooperative and 3 Public Sector Sugar Mills. The Federation is now managed by a Special Officer in the rank of Additional Registrar of Cooperative Societies. The Federation finalises rate contract for purchase of bulk materials viz. Gunny, Chemicals, Fertilizer and Pesticides and Lubricants. It also undertakes sale of Sugar, Molasses, Bagassee and Alcohol on behalf of Cooperative and Public Sector Sugar Mills. For the above activities, subscribtion is collected from the member mills prorata to the sugar production.