Dry Maize Retails Highest in Kisumu and Lowest in Nakuru

By Vera Shawiza / October 9, 2017

Commodity

A 90-kilogram bag of dry maize was retailing highest in Kisumu at 4,800 shillings and lowest in Nakuru at 2,600 shillings.

A 115-kilogram bag of green maize, on the other hand, was being sold with the following market prices: 4,600 shillings in Embu and Mombasa respectively, 2,400 shillings in Kisumu, 2,250 shillings in Nairobi, 1,500 shillings in Nakuru, 1,400 shillings in Eldoret and 1,300 shillings in Karatina.

A 90-kilogram bag of Sorghum was being sold as follows: 7,200 shillings in Eldoret, 5,200 shillings in Nairobi and Kisumu respectively, 5,000 shillings in Embu, 4,500 shillings in Karatina and 3,600 shillings in Mombasa and Nakuru respectively.

Here is a summary of the same:

Commodity Weight(kg) Nairobi Mombasa Kisumu Nakuru Eldoret Karatina Embu
Dry Maize 90 3500 2800 4800 2600 3200 3400 4000
Green Maize 115 2250 4600 2400 1500 1400 1300 4600
Finger Millet 90 8100 9000 9600 8000 8100 6500 6000
Sorghum 90 5200 3600 5200 3600 7200 4500 5000

 

A 51-kilogram bag of Fresh peas was being sold highest in Karatina and Embu respectively at a market price of 3,570 shillings and lowest in Kisumu at 2,500 shillings.

A 110-kilogram bag of Groundnuts was selling as follows: 17,600 shillings in Embu, 16,000 shillings in Karatina, 15,400 shillings in Kitale, 13,200 shillings in Nakuru, 12,200 shillings in Nairobi, 12,000 shillings in Kisumu, 11,660 shillings in Mombasa and 11,250 shillings in Eldoret.

A 90 kilogram of Rosecoco beans were being sold as follows: 8,200 shillings in Eldoret, 8,000 shillings in Kisumu and Karatina respectively, 7,650 shillings in Nairobi, 6,800 shillings in Embu, 6,900 shillings in Mombasa and 6,500 shillings in Kitale.

The table below summarizes the market prices of different other commodities in various towns across the country:

 

Commodity Weight(kg) Nairobi Mombasa Kisumu Nakuru Eldoret Karatina Embu Kitale
Rosecoco Beans 90 7650 6900 8000 5500 8200 8000 6800 6500
Canadian Beans 90 7650 9600 5000 7000 6800 6500
Mwitemania Beans 90 7500 8000 5500 8200 8000 6800 7000 6500
Njahi 90 10000 7500 7200 13500 6500 8500 10800
Groundnuts 110 12200 11660 12000 13200 11250 16000 17600 15400
Fresh peas 51 3000 3500 2500 3000 3040 3570 3570 3000
Greengram 90 9800 6750 9600 6700 11700 8000 8400 12600

 



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