Kenya Wine Agencies Ltd Description
Kenya Wine Agencies Ltd is a wine manufacturer, distiller, importer and distributor of alcoholic beverages, headquartered in Nairobi, with a distribution network throughout Kenya’s urban centers, distribution outlets in Uganda and a subsidiary in Rwanda. As of February 2015, the company maintains five distribution centers in Kenya including Nairobi Town, Kenya, Mombasa City, Nakuru Town Kenya, Kisumu Kenya and Nyeri Town, Kenya. It also operates a distribution center in Kampala, Uganda and a wholly owned subsidiary in Kigali, Rwanda.
The company was founded in 1969 by the Government of Kenya, to consolidate and streamline the importation and distribution of wine and spirits in the country. The agency opened its first wholly owned winery in 1982. Initially, Kenya Wine Agencies Ltd enjoyed a monopoly, which was broken when the country’s economy was liberalized.
In the beginning, KWAL was 100% parastatal owned through the Industrial and Commercial Development Corporation (ICDC). In 2014, the process of divestiture by the government was kick-started when 26% shareholding was sold to the South African multinational conglomerate Distell Group Limited. The Nairobi-based publicly listed equity investment firm Centum Investment Company Limited, owns a 26.43% stake in KWAL
Kenya Wine Agencies Ltd is located in Dar-es-Salaam Rd. It is a Kenyan manufacturer, importer, and distributor of wine and spirits.
Kenya Wine Agencies Ltd Contacts
Business Name: Kenya Wine Agencies Ltd
Business Category: Wines & Spirits
Physical Address: Dar-es-Salaam Rd
Address: P.O.Box: 84001 – 80100 Mombasa
City/Town: Mombasa City
County: Mombasa County