U.S. Trade with Kenya in 2022

Export Market Rank
#86 Among U.S. Agricultural Export Markets
Total Export Value
$62.49 Million
3-Year Average
$54.76 Million
Compound Average Growth
-2.37% (2013-2022)
Total Export Value 2013 - 2022
Export Value by Commodity 2022

Top 10 Exports to Kenya in 2022

Commodity Total Value (USD) Total Volume (Metric Tons) 10-Year Average Value (USD) 10-Year Growth
Coarse Grains (excl. corn) $15.05 Million 47,000 $13.15 Million -32%
Other Intermediate Products $12.99 Million 6,484 $1.88 Million 3929%
Ethanol (non-bev.) $9.01 Million --- $2.82 Million 125733%
Pulses $6.12 Million 7,620 $7.44 Million -65%
Food Preparations $5.3 Million 1,362 $3.66 Million 839%
Vegetable Oils (excl. soybean) $4.17 Million 1,704 $7.61 Million -70%
Planting Seeds $3.42 Million 482 $2.72 Million 35%
Dextrins, Peptones, & Proteins $1.51 Million 622 $786,012 -12%
Essential Oils $1.12 Million 70 $843,476 86%
Milled Grains & Products $926,023 1,590 $4.88 Million -90%

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Data and Analysis

Attaché Report (GAIN)

Kenya: FAIRS Export Certificate Report Annual

This report complements the FAIRS Annual Country Report for Kenya and provides information on certificates required by the Government of Kenya (GOK) to export food and agricultural products into the country.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Kenya: FAIRS Annual Country Report

This report provides updates on Government of Kenya (GOK) import requirements and regulations for food and agricultural products.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Kenya: Coffee Annual

Kenya’s marketing year (MY) 2023/24 coffee production is forecast to increase 6.7 percent to 800,000 bags due to a recovery from drought conditions and higher fertilizer application.

News and Features

FAS helps minority farmers gain traction in international trade as well as growing and promoting their businesses.
October 31, 2022
News Release

USDA Trade Mission to East Africa Underway

Deputy Secretary Dr. Jewel Bronaugh arrived today in Nairobi to launch a USDA agribusiness trade mission. The U.S. delegation includes representatives from 32 agribusinesses and farm organizations looking to establish trade relationships and explore opportunities for U.S. exports to East Africa.
Representatives from 32 U.S. agribusiness and farm organizations will join Deputy Agriculture Secretary Dr. Jewel Bronaugh for a trade mission to Nairobi, Kenya, and Zanzibar, Tanzania, Oct. 31 - Nov. 4.

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