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How manufacturing fell off its lofty perch


New data shows systematic decline of sector that was once only second to agriculture in terms of its contribution to GDP.

How manufacturing fell off its lofty perch

By Macharia Kamau | 6 days ago

Reduced spending jolts manufacturing sector

Reduced spending jolts manufacturing sector

The manufacturing sector registered a slow growth rate at 0.2 per cent in 2020 compared to 2.8 per cent in 2019.

Macharia Kamau | 10 days ago

Why food manufacturing firms are so hard to start and sustain

Kenya’s Import Dependency Ratio (IDR) worsened from 15.4 per cent in 2018 to 16.4 per cent in 2019.

Awal Mohammed | 2 months ago

State's Sh20b plan to boost local manufacturing

The government is banking on special economic zones (SEZs) to spur growth of industries in the counties in a move that could help the sector.

Frankline Sunday | 3 months ago