Mumias Sugar’s cane ready for crushing. New Mauritian miller,  Alteo, which is set to enter  the local market, is expected to give Mumias a run for its money . PHOTO | FILE

Workers harvest sugarcane: Revenues for Mauritius’ largest sugar miller was helped by higher income from its Kenyan arm. PHOTO | FILE Mauritian sugar producer Alteo on Friday reported a 23 per cent fall in annual pretax profit to Sh3.5 billion ($34.89 million), citing higher finance costs and adjustments for non-recurrent gains. The Indian Ocean island nation’s…