A Family of Agribusiness: Sugar, Citrus, Rail Transportation
United States Sugar Corporation is one of the nation’s largest fully integrated producer of sugar cane, one of Florida’s major producers of orange juice products and a regional short line railroad operator.

U.S. Sugar Agribusiness U.S. Sugar
  • Headquartered in Clewiston, Florida the company farms more than 200,000 acres in Hendry, Glades, and Palm Beach counties and employs approximately 1,700 people including many high skilled/wage jobs in automated environments.

  • Produces 800,000 tons of refined sugar a year and more than 7 million tons of sugarcane annually.
  • Clewiston refinery products range from small retail bags to bulk railcars of sugar.
  • State-of-the-art technology, the most automated in the world.
  • Processing capacity of 42,000 tons of cane per day.
Southern Gardens Citrus
  • Headquartered in Clewiston, FL the company employs approximately 300 people including high skilled / high wage jobs in variety of automated environments.

  • Largest bulk supplier of premium, not-from-concentrate (NFC) orange juice in the country and one of the largest independent suppliers of NFC juice to major brands. It has the capacity to process up to 20 million boxes of oranges per season, producing more than 100 million gallons of orange juice.
South Central Florida Express
  • Wholly owned and operated independent short line railroad with 158 miles of track and 12 locomotives.

  • Hauls sugar cane and sugar products, citrus products, fertilizer, farm equipment, aggregates, and other freight.
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