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Our Legacy

Founded in 1851, Louis Dreyfus Company is a worldwide leader in sugar merchandising and  among the largest cane sugar refiners worldwide. Louis Dreyfus Company’s global footprint includes refineries in the U.S., Asia, Mexico and Brazil and a presence in 16 commodity trading centers around the world. Our geographic diversification provides a competitive advantage as it allows for improved origination capability, economies of scale and reliable supply.

Innovative Family of Products

Imperial Sugar Company produces only the finest sugar and specialty sweetener ingredients for consumers, retailers, food service distributors, food manufacturers, private label customers, culinary professionals and specialty markets.  The cane sugar used in our product is 100% natural, non-GMO, OU Kosher certified and gluten-free.  None of the allergens from the eight FDA listed major food allergens are stored, processed or used on site at Imperial Sugar facilities.

  • Granulated, Powdered and Brown Sugars
  • Cane Syrup, Liquid Sugar and Molasses
  • Customer Specific Sweeteners and Blends
  • Artificial Sweetener Alternatives
  • Patented Free-Flowing Sweeteners
  • Specialty Zero- and Mid-Calorie Sweeteners

Trusted Brands

Global Scale and Reach

Louis Dreyfus Company is a global merchandiser of commodities, a major asset owner and a processor of agricultural goods. With more than 160 years of experience, our portfolio has grown to include Oilseeds, Grains, Feed, Rice, Freight, Finance, Juice, Cotton, Coffee, Sugar, Metals, Dairy and Fertilizers & Inputs. Our diversified activities span the value chain where we operate from farm to fork. Dedicated to providing sustenance for our planet, today we help to feed and clothe up to 500 million people, originating, processing and transporting approximately 70 million tons of commodities around the world annually.

Commitment to Quality

Imperial Sugar Company’s commitment to quality extends beyond producing the consistent, flavorful sweetener products that generations of customers have come to expect. It includes an ongoing commitment to manufacturing and food safety. Our world-class safety and quality teams oversee every step of the supply chain -- setting standards and developing quality processes to assess risk, verify compliance, train employees and guard our brand and reputation.

Core Competencies

  • Market Knowledge and Insight
  • Global Supply and Demand
  • Sugar Manufacturing, Processing and Refining
  • Supply Chain Risk Management
  • Industrial Technology
  • Application Product Development
  • Logistics and Transportation
  • Global Distribution
  • Commodities Trading
  • Merchandising and Marketing
  • Seasoned Management Team
  • Market Research
  • Reliable Global Supply
  • Non-Food Sucrose Based Applications

From off-the-shelf solutions to custom formulations, we help our customers simplify manufacturing process, enhance products and improve profitability and productivity.