Exporting to Kenya

A guide for British businesses who are interested in developing their overseas trade and doing business in Kenya.

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A detailed guide on doing business in and with Kenya. The guide contains information on:

  • challenges of doing business in Kenya
  • benefits and growth potential of the market
  • trade between the UK and Kenya
  • opportunities in Kenya
  • start-up and market entry considerations
  • legal considerations
  • tax and customs considerations
  • entry requirements
  • who to contact for more help

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Published 2 October 2014
Last updated 29 May 2015 + show all updates
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