Relief for farmers as tea prices rebound at Mombasa sale
7 days ago, 15:53
Tea prices at the Mombasa auction have rebounded in the second sale of the year, hitting a three-week high on Tuesday. A kilogramme of tea on average traded at Sh286 in last week’s sale, up from Sh276 in the previous auction, which is a relief for farmers after a streak of low prices. The volumes offered for sale during the auction declined by over half a million kilogrammes, marking the second time in a row the volumes have dipped. Last week the quantities dropped by 886,998 kilogrammes. At Sh2 ...
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