2015-16 BONUS FIGURES
TEA FARMERS EARN A RECORD SH 84 BILLION IN REVENUE
Nairobi, September 6, 2016.
Kenya Tea Development Agency Management Services Limited (KTDA - MS) has announced a record
KSh84 billion revenue for smallholder tea farmers for the 2015/16 financial year, compared to 63.5b earned in the 2014/15 financial year. This represents a 32.2% increase in earnings for smallholder tea farmers. Of the Kshs 84 billion, Kshs 61.99 billion revenues 75% will be paid out to smallholder tea farmers at an average total rate of Kshs 50.26 per kilogram of green leaf delivered to KTDA - managed factories. The balance of 25% covers the costs of production