Cargill says 50,000 tonnes sugar affected by Brazil fire

lunes 20 de octubre de 2014 15:54 GYT

SAO PAULO Oct 20 (Reuters) - Approximately 50,000 tonnes of sugar were stored in a warehouse affected by fire in the Teag terminal in Brazil on Monday, Cargill Inc said in a statement.

The terminal, a joint venture between Cargill and Biosev , the sugar unit of Louis Dreyfus Commodities , has storage capacity of 110,000 tonnes, according to the statement. A second warehouse at the terminal was not affected. (Reporting by Caroline Stauffer; Editing by Meredith Mazzilli)