Market Report - Kenya




Background of Kenya

Kenya is the largest economy in the East Africa and it is in a major Strategic position between West Africa and East Africa. Kenya is a strategically important location to reach other East and West African markets for Sri Lanka. Kenya is more diversified than other economies in the region. Major export products to Kenya from Italy include Rice, Natural Rubber, Cartons, boxes and other packing containers, and coconut based products etc.

Population44,037,656 (July 2013 est.)

GDP per Capita (PPP)$1,800 (2012 est.)

Total Exports$6.285 billion (2012 est.)

Total Import$15.1 billion (2012 est.)

CurrencyKenyan shillings (KES)