Hides and Skins in Kenya

Hides and Skins in Kenya

The hides, skins and leather industry is one of the key agricultural sub-sectors in Kenya and has a high potential towards commodity development that addresses pertinent issues of socio economic importance and positively impacts on rural development, creation of wealth and employment hence the need to protect all businesses of Hides and Skins in Kenya.


Hides and Skins in Kenya – Leather goods

The contribution of the sub sector towards achieving economic growth through an expansion of the export market for both semi-processed and finished leather goods is immense and the only way to such success is through embracing value addition initiatives

Hides and Skins in Kenya Photo

Hides and Skins in Kenya Photo

Hides and skins – Phases

The hides and skins trade has gone through phases; witnessing positive impact on the sector. The sector transformed from a purely raw material source to relatively modern industry adopting the changing technology and market trends. The transformation saw the country act as a tanning hub for the region through procurement of hides and skins and supply of leather in both local and regional markets. In addition, it experienced exports of semi- processed leather (wet-blue) to the international markets.

Hides and skins in Kenya – Foreign Investment Condition

The Exports Processing Zone (EPZ) Authority, established in the 1990 to provide attractive investment opportunity for export- oriented business venture; offers a range of attractive incentives to ensure low cost operations, fastest up, smooth operations and high profitability.

Hides and Skins in Kenya companies

Abdulwadood tanners limited

Address: Lunga Lunga Road, Nairobi
Tel: 020-556903
Category: Leather Tunning

For more information: Abdulwadood tanners limited

Alfchah Exporters

Alfchah exporters is a leather company which deals in leather, hides and skins. They only deal with pure leather and don’t stock synthetic
Address: P.O. Box 14208/00800 Nairobi,Kenya
Tel: +254 721 442793
Email: c.kabiro@live.com


Aziz Tanneries Limited

Aziz Tanneries Limited offer products and services including Bovine hides, goat skins, sheep and wt blue leather

Address: Kangundo road Njiru, Nairobi
PO Box 1363-00606 Kenya
Tel: +254 722 511348 / 761330
Email: aziztanneries@gmail.com

Bulleys Tanneries Limited

Bulleys tanneries limited is a leading tannery in the COMESA region with over 50 years experience in tanning of African hides and skins for export, mainly Italy

Address: Ngozi Road, P.O Box 15 Thika- Kenya
Tel: +254 067 219 414
Email: bulleys@wananchi.com

For more information: Bulleys Tanneries Limited

Dass consultancy services

Dass consultancy services offers products and services which includes automotive leather, basifying agents and bates & enzymes.

Address: PO Box 00200-61865 Nairobi,Kenya
Tel: +254 20 3874858
Email: jjdass@nbi.ispkenya.com

East African Tanneries (K) Limited

They are processors of wet blue goatskins, sheepskins and hides. Goat, sheep crust. Finished Leather.
Address: Kangundo Road, Njiru
P.O. Box 00100-46227 Nairobi,Kenya
Email: ea_leather@yahoo.com


Holinana exports hides and skins to all over the world. Their products are hides and skins that are dry salted, pickled and wet blue.
Address: P.O. Box 15782 Mombasa,Kenya
Tel: +254 73 958 6278 / 70 482 8573
Email: nasonly@hotmail.com

Leather industries of Kenya Limited

Leather Industries of Kenya Limited produces and sells leather for export market tailoring products. The company also produces leather products. Its leather and leather products include wet blue bovine chrome tanned in sides or whole hides, as well as goat and sheep wet blue leather; full chrome dyed bovine, goat, and sheep crust leather; finished leather for the shoe and leather goods industry, leather garments, and upholstery furniture; and full shoes and shoe uppers, including flat lasted, strobelled, and hand switched shoes, sandals, moccasins, and ankle and knee boots for men and ladies.

Address: Garissa Road P.O. Box 79 01000,Thika,Kenya
Tel: +254 20 2020934

Nairobi Tanneries Limited

Nairobi Tanneries Limited specialise in manufacturing and exporting of wet blue hides and skins

Address: Nanyuki Road,Industrial Area P.O Box 689 00606 Sarit Centre,Nairobi
Tel: +254 722 440999 / +254 733 748830
Email: chitti9aug@yahoo.com

Nakuru Tanneries Limited

Address: Nakuru Town P.O Box 255-20100 Nakuru, Kenya
Tel: +254 51 221 2305/6
Email: ntwetblue@africaonline.co.ke

New Market Leather Factory Limited

Address: Nanyuki Road, Industrial Area, P.O. Box 14367
Tel: +254 020 556 170 / 559 876
Email: ngozinmlf@yahoo.com

Sagana Tanneries Limited

Address: P.O Box 94 Sagana , Nairobi
Tel: +254 722 710 162/+254 (020) 356 0356
Email: yassin.awale@gmail.com

For more information: Sagana Tanneries Limited

Samimpex Kenya Limited

Address: Lunga road Industrial Area
P.O. Box 76467, Nairobi Kenya
Tel: +254 02055 2392 / 72272 6738


List of Hides and Skins in Kenya Companies

A comprehensive list of all hides and skins businesses in Kenya, their addresses (postal and physical), contacts (telephone and e-mail) and a link to the hides and skins in Kenya companies websites.

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