UAE Trade Center is an export assistant program that aims to help businesses in the UAE gain market access in up and coming East African countries with a focus on Kenya.
We offer UAE businesses the chance to expand their business with ease by offering tailor made B2B meetings with businesses that are just the right fit for their needs.
We aim to assist in promoting and developing of cross border trade between the UAE and Kenya and easing the process of expansion by providing a cost-effective solution with local support in both the UAE and Kenya.
We promote and facilitate UAE & East African businesses by representing them overseas and eliminating overseas cost, which provides them with pure business opportunities, and market access.
UAE Trade Center also offers businesses the chance to display their product portfolio, and company profile on a virtual business exhibition to gain more exposure for their business.
Our service also provides extensive market research, and analyses to help our members succeed.
Kenya's strategic location makes it a gateway for international businesses seeking to penetrate the east and central African region.
Kenya imported $19.7B, making it the 79th largest importer in the world and the number 83 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). The most recent imports are led by Refined Petroleum which represent 8.05% of the total imports of Kenya, followed by Packaged Medicaments, which account for 3.13%.
Kenya imports with a 40% share from the United Arab Emirates amounting to $ 2.6B Dollars (petroleum products, electronics and clothes) and exports to the UAE goods (Tea, Coffee, Vegetables and fruits) amounting to 19.9 million USD.
UAE IMPORTS (2018)
The Bay Gate, Business Bay,
Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
P.O. Box 88007
UAP Old Mutual Tower
Upper Hill Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
P.O. Box 926- 00100
Tel: +971 4 554 2020