Monthly Archives: September 2012

September Issue 3 2012

Global competitiveness of the Eastern Africa flower industry workshop The Kenya Flower Council has organized a 2 day workshop and training on the global competitiveness of the Eastern Africa flower industry in three different regions namely Nairobi, Naivasha and Nanyuki. … Continue reading

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September Issue 2 2012

Accession of Russia to the WTO Russia joined the World Trade Organization (WTO) on 22 August after 18 years of negotiations. The accession means better market access for goods and services. Import duties for goods will decrease from a current … Continue reading

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September Issue 1 2012

Trade Promotion through Standardization in the EAC region Customers, consumers and shareholders are increasingly concerned with the environmental impact of the activities, products and services they consume. The Kenya Flower Council is proactively involved in various discussions fore on carbon … Continue reading

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August Issue 5 2012

Exporters to dig deeper due to fuel surcharge increase Exporters will dig deeper into their pockets following a move by airlines to increase fuel surcharge. In the past few weeks, Prices for jet fuel have increased resulting to the Fuel … Continue reading

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