Kenya in talks with China over speciality tea export deal valued at US$67.75m

KENYA – The government of Kenya, through the Ministry of Agriculture is in negotiations with tea buyers from China as the two parties seek to close a three-year speciality tea export deal valued at US$67.75 […]

Kenya monthly tea exports plunge 31% on reduced auction activities

KENYA – Kenya, world second largest tea exporter, reported a 31% decline in tea export in June this year, recording 31.7 million kilos in exports from 45.8 million kilos exported at the same time last […]

Kenya’s tea sales to Pakistan shrink 37% to US$100m in first quarter

KENYA – Kenyan tea exports to leading tea buyer, Pakistan, recorded a37 percent decline during the first quarter of the year compared with a similar period last year following low prices witnessed at the auction. […]

Kenya’s DL Group opens tea warehouse facility in Tanzania to boost regional trading

TANZANIA – DL Group of Companies Limited, a Kenyan based firm has invested in a tea warehouse facility in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania ahead of the proposed regional tea trading and export projects through the […]

Kenyan tea exports to Pakistan hit US$34.79m at 15200 tonnes as top buyer

KENYA – Pakistan emerged as the leading buyer of Kenyan tea as the commodity exports to the country surged to  15.2 million kilogrammes, equivalent to 15200 tonnes, which is valued at US$34.79 million (Sh3.5 billion) […]

Kenyan tea prices plunge dipper as production increases

KENYA – Africa’s leading tea exporter, Kenya, has continued to experience deteriorating auction prices hitting a three year low on increased production increases. In the recent trading, a kilo of tea fetched as low as […]