Category Archives: August Issue 2 2014

EAC EU update and FAQs: EU GSP duties on imports of Kenyan cut flowers to be expected from October 1, 2014

Given the stalemate between the EAC and EU on the EPA, there is an urgent need for exporters to on one hand, continue high level Government engagement to urgent urge conclusion of the negotiations and on the other, press on … Continue reading

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Notification: Import restrictions by the EU on fresh produce from Kenya due to presence of harmful organisms/ pests: EU directive 2000/29 EC

Concerned that failure to satisfy the EU, that systems to arrest further interceptions on fresh produce destined for the EU market, will escalate the notification to a ban; the Kenya Flower Council met the Ag. Managing Director KEPHIS, Dr.  Esther … Continue reading

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Naivasha Horticultural Fair 2014

The Kenya Flower Council (KFC) will be exhibiting again in this year’s Naivasha Horticultural Fair which will be held at the Naivasha Sports Club, on Friday 19th and Saturday 20th September.  This year’s 12th event will be sponsored by Greenlife … Continue reading

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Consumer Price Indices and Inflation Rates for July 2014

Kenya National Bureau of Statistics released the Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and inflation rates for July 2014. These numbers were generated using data collected during the second and third weeks of the month under review. The prices were obtained from … Continue reading

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