Mombasa Tea Auction - Google News

Mombasa Tea Auction - Google News
  1. Minister Mukeshimana tips Ugandan MPs on quality in tea production - The New Times

    Minister Mukeshimana tips Ugandan MPs on quality in tea production
    The New Times
    Alex Ruhunda, the head of the Ugandan delegation, said they wanted to learn from Rwanda's experience, especially how the country ensures quality along the tea value chain. “We visited the Mombasa tea auction recently and discovered that Rwanda's tea ...

  2. Rwanda: Ugandan Lawmakers Here On Study Tour - AllAfrica.com

    Rwanda: Ugandan Lawmakers Here On Study Tour
    AllAfrica.com
    According to Alex Ruhunda, the head of the delegation, Rwandan tea has stood out on the global market. "We are looking at the value chain of tea; when we witnessed the auction in Mombasa, Kenya, we were surprised to see that Rwandan tea fetches the ...

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  3. Tea price now rebounds at auction as volumes drop - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

    Business Daily (press release) (blog)

    Tea price now rebounds at auction as volumes drop
    Business Daily (press release) (blog)
    Tea production has dropped in factories with the regulator saying that the volumes are down 40 per cent. The ongoing drought has ravaged most parts of the country with the Tea Directorate saying most factories are currently operating below installed ...

  4. Tea farmers and processors diversify to specialty varieties in quest for higher returns - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

    Business Daily (press release) (blog)

    Tea farmers and processors diversify to specialty varieties in quest for higher returns
    Business Daily (press release) (blog)
    Kenya is known globally for producing black tea through crushing, tearing, and curling the leaves (CTC production) however, price volatility is prompting a diversification. Processors are investing in purple, green and orthodox teas because of higher ...

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  5. Tea price defies jump forecast to drop by Sh14 at auction - Daily Nation

    Daily Nation

    Tea price defies jump forecast to drop by Sh14 at auction
    Daily Nation
    The price of tea at the Mombasa auction declined to Sh272 per kilogramme down from Sh286 in the previous sale held last week. Tea production has dropped in factories with the regulator saying that the volumes are down 40 per cent at the moment.

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  6. What you did not know about pricing of tea - Daily Nation

    Daily Nation

    What you did not know about pricing of tea
    Daily Nation
    A few weeks ago, I spent time with a group of small- holder tea farmers in the Kisii region. Despite the myriad challenges they face, it was evident that these farmers represent all that is right within this country – industrious, hopeful, united in ...

  7. Tea prices start New Year on a high at Mombasa auction - Daily Nation

    Daily Nation

    Tea prices start New Year on a high at Mombasa auction
    Daily Nation
    Tea prices at the Mombasa auction kicked off 2017 on a high note, nearly touching a one-year record during last week's auction. A market report by the East African Tea Traders Association (EATTA) indicates that a kilogramme of made tea fetched Sh268 on ...

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  8. East Africa's tea trade auction set to go digital - New Vision

    New Vision

    East Africa's tea trade auction set to go digital
    New Vision
    The Mombasa tea auction is the world's largest black tea auction and handles about 75% of tea exported through the port of Mombasa covering shipments from the EATTA member countries of Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda, DRC, Tanzania, Ethiopia, ...

  9. Mombasa tea auction set to go digital after Sh15om deal signed - Daily Nation

    Daily Nation

    Mombasa tea auction set to go digital after Sh15om deal signed
    Daily Nation
    Trade Mark East Africa CEO Frank Matsaert (left) and East Africa Tea Trade Association chairperson Nicholas Munyi during the signing of a deal for automation of the tea auction in Mombasa, December 1, 2016. PHOTO | DIANA NGILA | NATION MEDIA ...

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  10. Tea prices up to a three-month high at auction - Daily Nation

    Daily Nation

    Tea prices up to a three-month high at auction
    Daily Nation
    A worker picks tea in Nandi Hills. The volume of the commodity offered increased by 358,910 kilogrammes from the previous week.PHOTO | FILE. Advertisement. By GERALD ANDAE. Tea prices at the Mombasa auction closed at a three-month high last week ...

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