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CONCERN RISES IN KENYA OVER IMPENDING END TO DUTY-FREE TRADE STATUS

…the progress on signature in some of these regions, it is only through ratification and implementation of the agreement that we will be on solid legal ground.” Kenyan meat exporters…

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KENYA – TURKEY TEXTILE COOPERATION TO INTENSIFY THROUGH TRADE AGREEMENT

The Kenyan textiles and apparels industry has welcomed an anticipated trade deal between Kenya and Turkey designed to boost annual trade volumes between the two countries to USD1 billion, up…

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MOBILE MONEY BOOMS, GIVING MONEY LAUNDERERS NEW MEANS TO CLEAN CRIMINAL PROCEEDS

…transfers. In Kenya, an astounding 43% of Kenya’s gross domestic product (GDP) flowed through M-Pesa in 2013 – the country’s leading mobile money service provider; 23 million Kenyans use M-Pesa,…

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FRONTIER SOURCING – NEW MANUFACTURING HUBS OFFER INCREASINGLY RELIABLE SERVICE.

…international standards have also helped, he argued: “Kenyan manufacturers have been exporting to international markets under such trade regimes such as AGOA and [the] EU EPA [Economic Partnership Agreement]. As…

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CHINESE PHARMA COMPANIES EYE INVESTMENTS IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA, BUT THE GOING IS TOUGH

…is another matter, however, although Kenyan newspapers have reported that a clutch of Chinese pharmaceutical companies have expressed interest in investing in Kenyan production. These include Beijing Tong Ren Tang…

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KENYA’S CONSTRUCTION BOOM HOLDS PROMISE FOR PAINT AND COATINGS MANUFACTURERS

…has been fuelled by the Kenyan government’s strategic agenda to make the country a middle-income economy by 2030. To achieve this, the Kenyan government has initiated several major construction projects…

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EAST AFRICA SHOWS PROMISE AS NEW REGIONAL SOURCING HUB

…the Kenyan government to open a USD500 million factory in Naivasha town, near the Great Rift Valley. “This will be the largest plant of its kind in sub-Saharan Africa and…

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SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA PERSONAL CARE PRODUCT MARKET IS KEY GLOBAL GROWTH ZONE

…behind South Africa and Nigeria in Sub-Saharan Africa, according to Euromonitor International. It has said Kenyan beauty product sales were worth more than USD260 million as long ago as 2011…

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AFRICAN APPAREL AND TEXTILE SECTOR NEEDS COOPERATION AMONG NATIONAL INDUSTRIES TO THRIVE

…and compare that with an African farmer – let’s say even a Kenyan farmer who sprays eight times – these two farmers are targeting the same international market. The African…

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EUROPEAN TRADE DEAL WITH EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY SET TO INCREASE MEAT AND LIVESTOCK TRADE

…markets, and the Kenyan concerns, the response from European industry groups has been lukewarm. Senior analyst Stephen Howarth, of the BPEX pig meat section of the Agriculture and Horticulture Development…

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