Cora Texas Manufacturing Company is the second largest sugar factory in Louisiana. It grinds more than 14,000 tons of cane per day and often produces more than 3,500,000 pounds of raw sugar per day. In addition to raw sugar, Cora Texas Manufacturing produces black strap molasses. Located in White Castle, La., it is a family-operated company that was established in 1817. The company employs more than 120 people.