Kenyan tea agency approves increase in farmer prices to boost supply

KENYA – The Kenya Tea and Development Agency (KTDA), which runs over 60 Tea processing factories in the country, has resolved to increase pay-outs to farmers in selected regions as part of the efforts to […]

Kenyan tea agency secures US$10m credit facility to improve trading operations

KENYA – The Kenya Tea Development Agency Holdings (KTDA) has secured a US$10 million (Sh1 billion) credit facility from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to help the agricultural firm improve its tea trading operations. The […]

Kenyan tea agency mulls investing in paper manufacturing factory

KENYA – The Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) has unveiled plans of investing in a paper manufacturing plant as part of efforts to grow its revenue. Founded in 2000, KTDA’s core business has been providing comprehensive services […]

Kenya’s tea agency projects lower prices as production increases

KENYA – Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) projects low earnings for tea farmers this year following a 17% drop in the price of the beverage in the first half of the 2018/2019 financial year, reports […]

Rwanda tea competes Kenya’s in quality and price

KENYA – Rwandan tea recorded better performance at the Mombasa Tea Auction for the year 2018 compared to Kenya’s on the account of high quality that saw increased demand from buyers, reports Business Daily. According […]

KTDA net profit up to 58.8% as tea prices and sales increase

KENYA – The Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) Holdings profit rose nearly 59%in the year ending June 30, 2018 as it records an increase in a global commodity prices and higher sales, reports Kenya Digest. […]