222017Aug
China overtakes India as largest exporter to Kenya

China overtakes India as largest exporter to Kenya

By the end of the year, China’s exports into Kenya could exceed the USD 4 billion mark. The Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) has revealed that by the end of the year, China could exceed USD 4 billion worth of exports into the country. If the Asian manufacturing giant accomplishes this feat, it would…

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82017Aug
Relief as Kenya, Tanzania lift trade restrictions

Relief as Kenya, Tanzania lift trade restrictions

Kenya’s Foreign Affairs Secretary says issues surrounding trade relations between the two countries have been resolved. Kenya and Tanzania have resolved a three-month diplomatic row which saw both governments impose bans on imports from each other. Addressing the media on 23 July 2017, both Ministers of Foreign Affairs — Amina Mohamed and Augustine Mahiga —…

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