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Dairy Farmers Back Imports Directive

15 January 2020

KENYA - Stakeholders in the dairy sector now want authorities to move with speed and implement President Uhuru Kenyatta’s directives on milk imports that have disadvantaged producers.

Tuesday, the President directed the Treasury to impose a 16 percent tax on milk products from outside the East African Community and ordered the Kenya Bureau of Standards and police to impound counterfeit milk.

There have been concerns that milk products suspected to be imported from Europe and elsewhere find their way into Kenya through Uganda.

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Source: Daily Nation

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