Mombasa Tea Auction - Google News

Mombasa Tea Auction - Google News
  1. Assam's Luxmi tea travels to Rwanda - Calcutta Telegraph

    Calcutta Telegraph

    Assam's Luxmi tea travels to Rwanda
    Calcutta Telegraph
    "Teas from Rwanda garden will go to the Mombasa auction in Kenya to start with," the official said. Another official of a tea company, which is doing tea business in Africa, said African markets are completely export-oriented. A majority of African ...

  2. Tea auction volumes up, on back of June seasonal rains - The Star, Kenya

    The Star, Kenya

    Tea auction volumes up, on back of June seasonal rains
    The Star, Kenya
    Sales from tea have recorded the highest volume in sales after activity at the Mombasa tea auction recorded sales of 8.3 million kilogrammes last week, the highest volume in the past 20 weeks. According to East Africa Tea Trade Association, price per ...

  3. How two Mombasa brothers plotted to export ivory disguised as tea - The Standard

    The Standard

    How two Mombasa brothers plotted to export ivory disguised as tea
    The Standard
    Almawi Chai Company manager Frankline Njoka yesterday said Nicholas Jefwa two years ago asked his company to buy the product at the Mombasa Tea Auction on his behalf. Nicholas and his brother and Samuel Jefwa, believed to be hiding in Sudan, ...
    Smuggling ring hid Sh576 million of ivory in tea cargo, court toldThe Star, Kenya

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  4. Tea prices hit a month high at the weekly sales - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

    Business Daily (press release) (blog)

    Tea prices hit a month high at the weekly sales
    Business Daily (press release) (blog)
    Tea prices at the Mombasa auction rose marginally last week to touch a month high after a losing streak in the previous four sales. A market report by East African Tea Traders Association (EATTA) shows on average a kilogramme of tea fetched Sh298 last ...

  5. Nakumatt financial woes hit Gold Crown tea sales - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

    Business Daily (press release) (blog)

    Nakumatt financial woes hit Gold Crown tea sales
    Business Daily (press release) (blog)
    “Somalia used to buy low quality teas but now they are ordering premium brands due to relative tranquility being experienced in the country and high number of foreigners working there. We export at least 10 containers or 50 metric tonnes of packed tea ...

  6. Mombasa tea auction starts automation process - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

    Business Daily (press release) (blog)

    Mombasa tea auction starts automation process
    Business Daily (press release) (blog)
    A consultant hired to carry out sensitisation of stakeholders on the planned automation of Mombasa tea auction is expected to complete the exercise at the end of this month, the East African Tea Trade Association (EATTA) has said. Managing director ...

  7. Uganda Raises 2017 Tea Crop Forecast 7% After Rains Revive Crop - Bloomberg

    Bloomberg

    Uganda Raises 2017 Tea Crop Forecast 7% After Rains Revive Crop
    Bloomberg
    Uganda exports at least 95 percent of its crop, mainly through the world's biggest tea auction in Mombasa, Kenya, according to the association, which represents growers and exporters. Kenya and Malawi are the biggest tea producers in Africa. The ...
    Uganda expects tea production to rise 3 pct this yearNasdaq

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  8. World's Biggest Black-Tea Exporter Targets 20% Output Growth - Bloomberg

    Bloomberg

    World's Biggest Black-Tea Exporter Targets 20% Output Growth
    Bloomberg
    A fifth of the companies trading at the Mombasa auction, mainly multinationals, account for 80 percent of the business, according to Edward Mudibo, managing director of the East African Tea Traders Association. The average price at the weekly sale ...

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  9. Kenya eyes speciality tea auctions as demand grows - Financial Times

    Financial Times

    Kenya eyes speciality tea auctions as demand grows
    Financial Times
    The dozens of buyers sitting in serried semi-circle ranks in the weekly tea auction chamber in Mombasa are a picture of hushed concentration, eager not to miss the batches they have identified as their favourites. “Apart from the introduction of some ...

  10. Mombasa tea auction raises Sh15 million for charity - The Standard (press release)

    The Standard (press release)

    Mombasa tea auction raises Sh15 million for charity
    The Standard (press release)
    East African Tea Trade Association chair Albert Otachi with Marketing manager Brian Ngwiri speaks to the press during the auctioning of tea in their Mombasa office, Mombasa county.They informed the people that they are auctioning tea for charity purposes.