Karachi: Mehran Sugar Mills Limited informed Karachi Stock Exchange that interim dividend warrants @ Rs. 12.5% announced by the board of directors in their meeting held on July 28, 2015 for year ending September 30, 2015, have been dispatched to shareholders on September 02, 2015 at their addresses through courier.
Mehran Sugar Mill’s core business is sugar manufacturing and is involved both at farm and factory level.
The company has invested in a JV ethanol company, Unicol Limited, which produces 30 Million litres annually by converting molasses into Ethanol. Unicol Limited is one of Pakistan’s leading ethanol producers and exporters.
Mehran Sugar Mill manages 1,000 acres of farming as a separate profit centre with an objective to cultivate high yielding sugar cane varieties, which can be given to our farmers as seed to improve their future plantations.
Mehran Sugar Mill Limited also manage an equity portfolio of Rs 250 Million with emphasis of investing in leading blue chip companies of Pakistan. The objective of the portfolio is to provide a diversified source of income, through dividends and capital gains.