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Kenya hosts one of the leading garment export industries in Africa. To encourage consumption of locally manufactured fashion and garment products in Kenya and in the larger East African market under the EAC treaty, there is an urgent need to set in motion strategies to increase market competitiveness and development.

The garment industry specializes in supplying high volume bulk basics such as trousers, t-shirts and sweatshirts. It is predicted that this export garment sector will experience positive growth, buoyed by significant shifts in the economies and currencies of developed countries and changes in consumer habits globally.

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Lazarus Mamai

An avid writer with great interest in tapping into Africa’s grand challenges to transform them into opportunities.

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