Top grade Kenyan tea prices easeThis article was originally published in The Public Ledger
THE average price for top grade tea at Kenya’s weekly auction on Tuesday dipped to $2.90 per kg from $3.07 per kg last week. Mombasa-based Africa Tea Brokers (ATB) said 116,973 packages were offered with little remaining unsold. ATB said Afghanistan and Pakistan lent strong support to the auction with useful activity from the UK, Sudan and Yemen. Iran was less active.