Country Profile


Kenya has a long and complicated history with the UK.

It is currently one of sub-Saharan Africa’s biggest and most successful economies.

It has friendly policies toward foreign business and investment and has comparatively good infrastructure as well as large numbers of English speakers.

UK Imports from Kenya

Total Value:

£416 million / 0.09% of all UK Imports

Top 5 Imports are:

  1. Animal & Vegetable Materials
  2. Vegetables & Fruit
  3. Coffee, Tea, Cocoa etc
  4. Other Manufacturers
  5. Mechanical Power Generators

UK Exports to Kenya

Total Value:

£317 million / 0.10% of all UK Exports

Top 5 Exports are:

  1. Cars
  2. Road Vehicles
  3. Telecoms & Sound Equipment
  4. Beverages
  5. Pharmaceuticals

Key Facts about
🇰🇪 Kenya:

Local UK Business Group:

The British Chamber of Commerce in Kenya

+ 254 718 847 756

British High Commission Nairobi,
Upper Hill Road,
P.O. Box 30465-00100,
Nairobi, Kenya

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