The UK government invests US$18.5M processing facility for Irish and sweetpotatoes, the first ever in Kenya

Media: Food Business Africa

KENYA-The UKĀ government has launched the construction of a KS2.3 billion (US$18.5M) production facility for Irish and sweetpotato processing in Iten town of Elgeyo Marakwet county, Kenya. The processing factory will have a capacity of 60,000 tonnes, anticipated to process fresh and frozen Irish and sweetpotatoes.