TEA PRICES

Tea prices drop to a 10-month low, compounding troubles in the sector currently hurting from industrial action. Data’s from the Kenya national Bureau of statistics published earlier this week shows that tea actions have fallen deep to an average of 213shillings by the month of April. This is a 37% drop a kilo was fetching in august last year.

This comes at a time when Tea firms are battling clamor for wage increments.