Top Dairy(Milk) Companies in Kenya
Kenya is a country whereby the economy is driven by agricultural activities. Among them is dairy farming which involves the rearing of cows for milk production and other products got from the milk like yoghurt etc.
These companies have been in existence since 1925 with more companies emerging in the market.
Below is a list of such companies in Kenya.
1)New Kenya Co-operative Creameries Ltd(New KCC)
This company was founded in 1925 and Lord Delamere was the first chairman. It was registered in 1932 under the Co-operative Societies.
Its products include KCC Mala, Gold Crown Premium Milk, KCC UHT, Safariland powder milk, etc.
Location: Creamery House, Dakar Road, Industrial Area, Nairobi
2) Brookside Dairy Ltd
It has been in existence for over 25 years. It is a company that has been so innovative in terms of creating more products, especially the yoghurt. It is a company believed to have over 50% ownership by the Kenyattas Family.
Its products include: Ilara, Tuzo, Delamere, and Molo Milk
3) Daima Africa
Ever heard of Sammer Agriculture? They are the key owners of this company. Its products include Daima milk brands and yogurt, Juice drinks, Chocolates, smoothies, etc.
Location: Olesoi Road, Off Lunga Lunga Road, Nairobi
4)Meru Dairy Co-operative Union Ltd
It was formed by three societies thus, Katheri, Naari, and Buuri, and later merged with the coffee union in 1972. It is a company based in Meru and was established in 1985 to assist the Mt.Kenya farmers in production.
Its products include Mt.Kenya Fresh Milk, Mt.Kenya Yoghurt, and Mt.Kenya Ghee.
5) Kinangop Dairy Ltd
It is formerly Mkulima Creameries Ltd and was established in 1999. It was formed to serve Nyandrua County and its milk brands are all Kinangop.
6)Githunguri Dairy Farmers Co-operative Society Ltd
It was formed in 1961 by over 30 dairy farmers.
It has over 60 milk collection centers for all farmers around Kiambu town and its environment. Its products include Fresh-Milk, long-life milk, maziwa lala, butter, ghee, and yoghurt.
7) Bio Food Products
A company with the best and most healthy bio milk products. Its products include fresh milk, yogurt, and butter.
8) Mukurweini Wakulima Dairy Ltd
It is owned by Mukurweini Wakulima Dairy Ltd.Their brand is Royal Fresh. They process and package Fresh Milk, Yoghurts, long-life milk, etc.
Contact: 07220814 900
9) Eldoville Dairies
It was established in 1985. Its products include dairy products, fruits, vegetables, etc under the brand Eldoville.
Location: Karen, Nairobi