Sugar sector organization
The APS Sugar Professional Association
Founded in 1971, the APS brings together all of Morocco’s industrial operators COSUMAR S.A, SURAC, SUNABEL, SUTA and SUCRAFOR.
Its main tasks are focused on:
- Reviewing the issues related to the economic, industrial, commercial, social, regulatory and legal aspects with regard to the sugar profession;
- Establishing a source of proposals towards public authorities with regard to the issues specific to the sugar sector,
- Representing the sugar profession with the Administration and economic, professional and interprofessional groupings,
- Connecting with international organizations which have direct or indirect link with sugar and whose activities are related to the sugar profession.
APS is a member of several national organizations, including: The General Confederation of Morocco’s Enterprises (CGEM), the National Federation of Food Processing Industry (FENAGRI) and Morocco’s Inter-Professional Federation of Sugar (FIMASUCRE).
At the international level, APS is a member of several international organizations and institutions involved in the sugar sector.