About Louisiana Sugar Refining

Gramercy, Louisiana-based LSR, LLC (Louisiana Sugar Refining), represents the largest single investment in America’s sugar cane industry in over 40 years. This new sugar refinery, capable of refining 2 billion pounds of pure cane sugar annually for distribution to food manufactures and retail customers throughout the United States, provides a significant, high skilled employment opportunities in Southeast Louisiana. In addition to providing opportunities for the greater community, LSR supports numerous local initiatives designed to improve education and training, wellness, and recreation. A true community business, LSR strives to promote innovation, community leadership, and quality products to the surrounding area and beyond.




A joint venture of Cargill, Inc. and Louisiana Sugar Growers and Refiners, Inc. (SUGAR), LSR was formed to ensure the growth and stability of Louisiana’s sugar cane farmers and to further integrate more than 800+ growers into the industry’s economic structure. By utilizing the latest innovations in both technology and human resource practices, LSR has created a state-of-the-art refinery which brings real economic value to the community and its many stakeholders. Southern Cane sugar is the product of LSR's dedication to craftsmanship and encouraging a sense of community for all.