About KAM

Established in 1959, Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) is a representative of manufacturing and value-add industries in Kenya. The Association has grown into a dynamic, vibrant, credible Association that unites industrialists and offers a common voice for businesses.

We have been front and centre in driving fact-based policy advocacy towards the formation of industrial policies to strengthen and support the country’s economic development. Through fact-based advocacy, KAM partners with Government and its associated agencies to ensure a dynamic and flourishing manufacturing sector in Kenya, to realize a double-digit contribution to GDP.

  • Mission

    To promote competitive and sustainable local manufacturing.

  • Vision

    To be a World-class BMO that effectively delivers services to its members.

  • Goal

    To transform KAM into a sustainable member-focused association delivering relevant, quality, timely and effective services to its members.

  • Values

    KAM has 6 values that are the key drivers of its corporate culture. These are Effectiveness, Good Governance, Innovation, Professionalism, Responsiveness and Teamwork.

Purpose

To create wealth at both corporate and individual levels by advocating for a competitive environment for businesses to operate, thereby creating better industries, growing the economy, creating jobs and hence resulting in better standards of living for Kenyans.

Strategic Objectives

  • Driving industrial growth and realization of 15% contribution of manufacturing sector to GDP by 2019
  • Supporting skills-based job creation agenda and increase manufacturing sector jobs by 33%
  • Enhancing market access for products, locally and globally to grow exports by 33% by 2019
  • Retaining and recruiting a broad membership base
  • Operational excellence
Looking for elevation? KAM lifts you up.
  • Direct technical assistance
  • Capacity building programmes
  • Networking and mentorship
  • Industry insights & analysis
  • Trade & export development services
The Kenya Association of Manufacturers wants your company to live up to its full potential. That’s why we provide direct technical assistance and training to growth-oriented manufacturing SMEs, keeping you at the top of your game always.
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