KTDA Chairman Peter Kanyago officially commissions the construction of the Sh 1 billion warehouses in Mombasa.
KTDA last week on October 29th launched a one-billion warehousing project that will provide additional storage space in Mombasa.
The Ksh1 billion warehouses will have a total area of 210,000 sq ft and will further be increased by 50% to become 335,000 sq ft when the racking system in installed.
Undertaken by Chai Trading Company, the Miritini project comprises three go downs with all associated amenities. The warehouse will allow pallet racking, automated storage and retrieval system. Additionally, it will be fitted with rail sliding to facilitate transport by both road and rail. The project is being constructed on a 10.08 acres plot.
Speaking during the ground breaking ceremony, KTDA CEO Lerionka Tiampati said the new project will generate revenue and boost cargo handling capacity for tea and non-tea products.