Sugar start

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 21 June, 1997, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 21 June, 1997, 12:00am

China has established its largest sugar-refining group in the Guangxi region in the southwest, able to produce 230,000 tonnes of sugar a year, reports said.

Nanning Unified Sugar-Refining, recently listed as one of 300 large enterprises that receive major state support, was formed by grouping six state-owned sugar-making enterprises in the regional capital, Nanning.