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Our History

  • 1925

    Usina Coruripe was founded in the early 20th century, on February 12, 1925, from the union of several mills, which already expressed at the time the sugarcane vocation of the city of Coruripe, 120 kilometers from Maceio, capital of Alagoas.

  • 1941

    In January 1941, the entrepreneur Tércio Wanderley acquired control of the company. Years of hard work and dedication transformed the small plant in one of the largest producers of sugar, alcohol and energy in Brazil.

  • 1994

    Extension of the borders to Minas Gerais, from the acquisition of the Alexandre Balbo Distillery, in the city of Iturama, in the Triângulo Mineiro region.

  • 2001

    Creation of Coruripe Energética, a cogeneration unit of electric energy, in the Iturama Unit, to take advantage of the large amount of sugarcane bagasse produced in its plants.

  • 2002

    Continuing the expansion process, in 2002 the Campo Florido Unit was inaugurated, in the city of Campo Florido, also in the Triângulo Mineiro.

  • 2005

    Inauguration of the Limeira do Oeste Unit, strategically distant 50 kilometers from the Iturama Unit, allowing the practice of a single management model.

  • 2007

    Inauguration of a subsidiary of Coruripe Energética at the Campo Florido Unit, expanding the operation and commercialization of electric energy.

  • 2008

    The Carneirinho Unit was inaugurated in 2008, 70 kilometers from the Iturama Unit, as Usina Carneirinho and incorporated to the Coruripe Plant in 2012.

  • 2016

    Company receives the title of 2016 TCH productivity two time champion (ton of sugar cane per hectare). Overcoming of 14 million tons of ground cane.


Our Mission

Produce sugar, ethanol and energy with security and sustainability, creating value for shareholders, employees, partners and society.

Our Vision

To be the reference in the markets in which we operate, positioning us always as one of the most profitable companies in the sector.

Our Values


Respecting the human being in any situation is a priority of the company, always.


Valuing life always, at all times, is a philosophy that the company does not give up.


Have economic, environmental and social profitability. This is the foundation of the company.


Acting ethically and presenting good character are commitments in the relationship with our various audiences.


Ensuring the quality of our products through advanced processes is a commitment of all.


Always keep customers satisfied with the quality of our products, fast delivery and excellence in service.

Our Guidelines