Communique on EAGC Regional Members and Stakeholders Consultative Meeting on the ban of Maize Importation to Kenya from Uganda and Tanzania, held virtually on 9th March 2021

On 5th March 2021, the Government of Kenya through the Agriculture and Food Authority (AFA) banned the importation of maize from Uganda and Tanzania with immediate effect. According to AFA, the ban was introduced based on the findings of a survey conducted by AFA which showed that maize from the … Read more

Communique on the minimum tax and its impact on the Kenyan grain sector hosted on Microsoft teams on Thursday 21st January 2021

On 21st January 2021, the Eastern Africa Grain Council hosted a webinar on the newly introduced Minimum Turnover Tax, for the grain value chain actors to understand the tax and its likely implications on grain sector businesses.  The webinar was organized in response to numerous concerns and grievances raised by … Read more


Dear Member, I gladly  take this opportunity to welcome all our new members who joined EAGC in the year 2020. EAGC has maintained focus in delivering its core mandate and made notable progress pursuant to its  vision  of being “the leading voice for the grain industry in Africa” through its … Read more

Report on the Virtual EAGC Regional Agribusiness Expo and Symposium, held on 24-25th November, 2020 on Microsoft Teams

The Eastern Africa Grain Council  (EAGC), on the 24th -25th November, 2020,  hosted  the first ever  Virtual Agribusiness Expo and Symposium. The virtual event was informed by the cancellation of physical gatherings that have hosted agricultural and trade shows and other business events across the globe. The virtual expo was  … Read more

Communique on the EAGC Virtual launch of the Climate Information for Grains and the Virtual EAGC Regional Agribusiness Expo and Forum

The Eastern Africa Grain Council (EAGC), on the 28th October, 2020, hosted a Members and Stakeholder meeting to launch the Climate Information for Grains (Ci4G) and the EAGC Virtual Agribusiness Expo and Symposium. (EAGC) with support from the Climate & Development Knowledge Network (CDKN) has been implementing a project aimed … Read more