RUKURIRI TEA FACTORY COMPANY LIMITED
The factory was built in 1984, and was commissioned for operations on 19.03.1984. It was commissioned on 26th June 1992 by H.E. the president Daniel T.A. Moi.
Kenya Tea Development Authority (which became Kenya Tea Development Agency Ltd after privatisation in July 2000)has been managing the factory since inception.
The Factory has the following Global Certifications:
ISO 9001 – 2008(QMS), ISO 22000:2005 (FSMS), Fair trade, Rain Forest Alliance, Ethical Tea Partnership, Energy Management awards, Kaizen
The Factory is Located in Embu East District, Runyenjes Division, Kyeni North Location, Rukuriri Sub-location. The factory is 6Km off the Embu-Meru highway.
½° Latitude South and 37½° East Longitude, and approximately 80Kms South of the equator, and on the South Eastern slopes of Mount Kenya. It is 182 KMs East of Nairobi..
Rukuriri sells the following types of tea: Black CTC, PF1, BP1, PD, D1, DUST,FI
|Michael M. Njeru- Chairman||Francis N.Kimotho- Vice Chairman||Joshua M. Kanake|
|Peter Njagi Hudson||Alex Muriithi Njeru||Caroline Muthoni Mbae|
|Duncan Njagi Njoroge|
Telephone: 020 2342906 | 0790 839 998