Principal Secretary, State Department for Co-operatives Mr. Patrick Kiburi Kilemi today toured Dubai Multi Commodities Centre.
He was ushered by DMCC’s Director of Agri Commodities Saeed Al Suwaidi and Makomborero Nyakotyo, Operations Executive -Coffee.
The PS explored the world-class coffee facilities and discussed how DMCC enables businesses to easily expand their coffee trading ventures into global markets.
The PS was also taken through how services for coffee storage, processing, and roasting boost the global coffee trade. DMCC platforms offer a transparent price discovery mechanism supporting the traceability and sustainability of the entire coffee value. With the farmer at the center, the discussion focused on farm gate value to the farmer and trust building.
Finally, they agreed to formally set a meeting between NKPCU and DMCC to further discuss collaboration and how their facilities can support Kenyan Coffee.