Sudan grants Kenyan tea one-year extension ahead of new pact on standards

SUDAN – Sudan, one of the major buyers of Kenyan tea, has once again granted Kenya a one year extension to for Kenyan tea access to the Sudanese market without restrictions as the two country’s continue to address issues of quality. According to a report by Business Daily, the extension follows the lapse of the…

AfDB approves US$75m investment in Sudan’s largest food and agro firm, Dal Group

SUDAN - The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a multi-currency loan equivalent to US$75 million to DAL Group Co. Ltd, one of Sudan’s largest food and agriculture business groups. The transaction is expected to contribute to broad-based economic growth, build resilience and address food security as well as promote private sector-led economic diversification by…

Dairy firm to introduce Journalists Award to promote sector

TANZANIA - ASAS Dairies Ltd, a private dairy processing firm in Tanzania is contemplating on introducing Journalist Award to enhance growth in the sector by promoting existing opportunities as well as attract investments. According to Daily News, the award would motivate journalists to write more about prospective opportunities in the sector, in the long-run boost…

Uganda coffee meets Sudan’s new export standards

UGANDA - Uganda has met all required standards and is now ready to export her coffee to Sudan. The latter is Uganda’s second largest market destination. Sudan gave Uganda a two-year grace period to comply with its new standards of coffee exports or else lose the market. While meeting a delegation of the Sudan Standards…

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Food Business Africa magazine is the source of information for the professionals and businesses in the food, beverage, milling, hospitality, restaurant and catering (HORECA) and retail sectors in the sub-Saharan Africa. The magazine incorporates Dairy Business Africa, Beverage Tech Africa and Milling & Baking Africa magazine inserts that are part of the magazine - providing…

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ABOUT FOODWORLD MEDIA FoodWorld Media is an integrated publishing and marketing communications company that covers the technical arena in sub-Sahara Africa, with a focus on food, agriculture, health and technology in the Continent. The company focuses on providing information on the opportunities, trends, innovations and market insights in these key areas of the economy in…