70 + Job Vacancies at Bagamoyo sugar company 2024

  • Background and Establishment:
    • Bagamoyo Sugar Limited (BSL), also known as Bakhresa Sugar Limited, is a sugar manufacturer in Tanzania. It is part of the Bakhresa Group, a prominent conglomerate in the country.
    • The Tanzanian Government initiated the green field project of Bagamoyo Sugar Limited on December 1, 2016. The primary objective was to cultivate sugar cane in the nucleus estate and produce sugar at Makurunge, Bagamoyo District.
    • The project aimed not only to reduce dependence on sugar imports but also to achieve self-sufficiency and generate surplus sugar for export. This large-scale project marked the first time such an initiative was implemented in Tanzania.
    • The sugar plant at Bagamoyo Sugar is supplied by Thyssenkrupp India Pvt Ltd, a German company based in India. Additionally, the farm utilizes state-of-the-art digital farm technology from Netafim, an Israeli-based company, for irrigation.
    • The project is progressing according to schedule, with commercial production expected to begin by mid-2022. In the initial phase, Bagamoyo Sugar aims to produce approximately 30,000 tonnes of sugar.
    • As part of its commitment to the Tanzanian community, Bagamoyo Sugar is generating employment opportunities for thousands of unemployed youth in the village of Makurunge1.
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  • Community Support and Out-Growers:
    • Bagamoyo Sugar encourages and supports sugar cane cultivation by out-growers. It provides technical assistance to these farmers and offers a market for their crop.
    • By engaging with the local community, Bagamoyo Sugar contributes to economic development and livelihood improvement in the region.
  • Contact Information:
    • Address: Livingstone/Mchikichi Street, P.O. Box No. 2517, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
    • Phone: +255 629 747 850
    • Email: info@bagamoyosugar