Sindh Abadgar’s Sugar Mills Limited was incorporated in Pakistan on January 28, 1984, as a Public Limited Company and its shares are quoted on all the Stock Exchanges in Pakistan.
SASM is a sugar manufacturing unit of the country. The company was set up with an Authorized and Paid up Capital of Rs.125.00 million and Rs.104.25 million respectively. Its manufacturing facilities are located at Deh. Deenpur, Taluka. Bulri Shah Karim, District Tando Mohammad Khan in the province of Sindh on 205 acres and its present crushing capacity is 7,500 ton of sugarcane per day.
During the year 1997 SASM acquired ISO-9002 Certification, being the first company in the sugar industry to receive this distinction.
SASM has so far completed 31 crushing seasons and has also received 12th International Food and Beverage Award in 1989 in recognition of the excellent quality of its product. In 1996 it was rated as No.25 out of the top 100 companies in the Karachi Stock Exchange with regard to pretax profit to net worth. During the year ended September 1997, SASML acquired ISO-9002 Certification, being the first company in the sugar industry to receive the same.
SASM is engaged in the production of white refined crystal sugar of all grades and colour including pharmaceutical grade from Talofloc refining process technology (Tate & Lyle Sugar Process Technology – UK).
Factory / Plant
The plant is located at Deh. Deenpur, Taluka. Bulri Shah Karim, District. Tando Mohammad Khan, 38 miles from Hyderabad, (Sindh) on 205 acres. Out of this total area, the main mill is on 45 acres, the colony and residential area on 60 acres and sugar research farm on 100 acres.
At present, the crushing capacity of SASML is 8,000 tons per day with production capacity of mill above 80,000 metric tons per annum of refined white sugar based on 100 days operation and 10.00% sugar recovery. The total number of employees is around 800 during the season in three shifts. Workers’ colony is also located within the vicinity of the Mills in addition to guest house, officers’ flats and executive bungalows, etc.