AGI’S core competency is Cane Sugar Manufacturing through our entity Ashraf Sugar Mills Limited (ASML). Founded in 1978, by the late Ch. Muhammad Ashraf, in Bahawalpur, as Bahawalpur Sugar Mills, the mill has undergone massive identity and infrastructural evolution to retain its position at the top for quality sugar producers.
Through job creation and raising farmer’s income, ASML has been instrumental in socio-economic and infrastructural uplift in this underdeveloped region of South Punjab.
One of the best sugar manufacturers in Pakistan, ASML has won global recognition by winning the 9th International Food Award in 1986 at Barcelona. Spain and 10th International American Award at New York, USA. ASML believes in setting the achieving high standards, which has made us complaint with ISO 90001:2015, ISO 14001: 2015, Halal Food Safety Management System PS 3733:2013 and GMP + B@. ASML HACCP and hygiene procedures comply with Global Food Safety Initiatives (GFSI) recognized standard FSSC 22000.
Since 2015 ASML Bonsurco, this has created an international certification standard that aims to improve social, environmental and financially sustainable aspects of Sugarcane growing. ASML is also member of Sedex and comply with SMETA 4 Pillar (Health & Safety, Labor Standards, Environmental and Business Ethics) audit protocols.
Refined Sugar is the specialties of ASML. The Mill has the capacity to produce white crystalline, soft brown and castor sugar for domestic, industrial and commercial consumption and can further maintain best quality parameters of its sugar truly suitable to its valued customers.
Bagasse, Molasses and Press-mud are by-products of sugar cane and are used power generation, fuel substituents and fuel for kiln bricks respectively. Latest Technologies are being developed for more viable use of these products like Bio-Diesel, Bio-Fertilizer and Bio-Phosphate.