Russia pledges fertiliser support for Kenya
President Uhuru Kenyatta leads the Kenyan delegation in bilateral talks with the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industries led by its vice president George Petrov in Moscow. PSCU
Posted Sunday, August 18 2013 at 16:22
- The Russian deputy Prime Minister, Dmitry Kozak, said his government would ensure Kenya gets fertiliser directly from producers without going through middle men.
- Kenya’s fertiliser demand stands at 500,000 tonnes a year.
- Russia is one of the world’s top exporters of fertiliser and is also reputed for its long experience in running manufacturing plants.