Economic Snapshots

Recent efforts to boost the country’s hard and soft infrastructure are expected to encourage greater foreign investment and stronger economic growth.

  • Banking: Support Growth – The country’s vibrant banking system has shown positive results in recent years, and the sector plays a key role in supporting economic development. 
  • Utilities: Renewables Coming On-Line – Greater use of geothermal energy resources has helped Kenya bolster its electricity supply in recent years.
  • Construction: Activity on the Rise – Growing construction activity has placed pressure on the country’s cement production facilities but so far they have managed to keep pace.
  • Transport: Road Travel is Key – Kenya’s highway network is becoming increasingly important to the country’s economic output.