Market Research and Feasibility Study In the Democratic Republic Of Congo

User Rating: 0 / 5

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive

The DRC Market is a major market for Kenya given that trade relations have grown progressively with the value of Exports rising from Kshs.4.29 Billion in 2001 to Kshs.12.79 Billion in 2010 and to Kshs.17.5 Billion in 2011(Kenya Economic survey,2012). This translated to over 300% increase over this period. In 2011, Kenyan imports from DRC were Kshs. 2.5 Billion translating into a trade surplus of Ksh.15 billion. The DRC was Kenya’s ninth largest global export market in 2010. DRC is in a good position in the African Market as Kenya’s Export Destination. This forms the backbone of the relations with DR Congo. The research was conducted by Global Center for Business Development from April to July 2012.

The research revealed that there are insurmountable opportunities in DRC for Kenyan exporters and Businesspeople to conduct lucrative business and trade transaction in many sectors specifically: Education, Agriculture, Health, Mining, Construction, and provision of services like ICT, Consultancy and Banking.


The Kenya Export Promotion and Branding Agency (KEPROBA) is a State Corporation established under the State Corporations Act Cap 446 through Legal Notice No.110 of August 9th, 2019 after a merger between Export Promotion Council and Brand Kenya Board.The Agency’s core mandate is to implement export promotion and nation branding initiatives and policies to promote Kenya’s export of goods and services
Read More

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Contact Us

Head Office

1st and 16th Floor Anniversary Towers, University Way

P.O. Box 40247 00100 GPO

Nairobi, Kenya.

Tel. +254 20 222 85 34-8; 

Cell: +254 722 205 875, +254 734 228 534

Fax:+ 254 20 222 85 39 or 221 80 13


©2020 Kenya Export Promotion & Branding Agency. All Rights Reserved.