Distribution of industries in Kenya

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Agricultural Food processing industries

– Tea processing – Kericho, Kirinyaga, Embu, Kisii, Nyamira, Kiambu, Murang’a,Nandi, Meru.
– Coffee hulleries – coffee growing areas, Nairobi, Sagana
– Milk Creameries – Naivasha, Nakuru, Nyahururu, Sotik, Nairobi, Eldoret, Kitale




– Sugar refinery – Mumias, Nzoia, Chemelil, Muhoroni, Awendo, Kabras, Busia
– Fruit canning – Thika, Nairobi
– Grains Milling – Eldoret, Nakuru, Nairobi, Kisumu, Mombasa
– Soft drinks making – Nairobi, Mombasa, Nakuru, Eldoret, Nyeri, Kisumu
– Brewing/Blending of alcoholic beverages: – Nairobi and Mombasa




 Tea processing – Kericho, Kirinyaga, Embu, Kisii, Nyamira, Kiambu, Murang’a,Nandi, Meru. 
- Coffee hulleries – coffee growing areas, Nairobi, Sagana 
- Milk Creameries – Naivasha, Nakuru, Nyahururu, Sotik, Nairobi, Eldoret, Kitale 
- Sugar refinery – Mumias, Nzoia, Chemelil, Muhoroni, Awendo, Kabras, Busia

Agricultural non food processing industries

– Cotton ginneries – Kisumu. Homa Bay, Siaya, Busia, Meru, Baringo, Tana River, Kitui
– Sisal – Kilifi, Voi, Mogotio, Uasin Gishu
– Tobacco – Teso, Thika, Nairobi, Nakuru
– Pyrethrum – Nakuru
– Paper and pulp – Webuye, Eldoret, Thika, Nairobi

Oil refining – Kilindini, Kipevu, Changamwe (all in Mombasa) 
- Metal box – Thika 
- Glass making – Mombasa and Nairobi 
- Steel rolling – Nairobi and Mombasa

(c) Non agricultural manufacturing industries

Oil refining – Kilindini, Kipevu, Changamwe (all in Mombasa)
– Metal box – Thika




– Glass making – Mombasa and Nairobi
– Steel rolling – Nairobi and Mombasa