Kenya National Trading Corporation Limited

The Kenya National Trading Corporation Ltd.(KNTC) is wholly owned by the Government of Kenya through the  Ministry of Industry, Trade and Cooperatives, by Industrial and Commercial Development Corporation (ICDC).

The Corporation has specific objectives, the most important of which is promoting and growing Wholesale and Retail trade.



To be a leading agent for Trade and Economic Transformation of Kenya.

      Core Values

  • Customer OrientationThe Corporation  establishes and maintains effective mutually beneficial relations with its customers by understanding and prioritizing their needs.
  • Accountability -The Corporation remains accountable to its stakeholders and accepts responsibility for its decisions and actions.
  • Integrity -The management and staff of KNTC ascribe to high standards of personal ethics and integrity in the conduct of the Corporation’s affairs.
  • Transparency -The Corporation ensures openness and continuous communication and sharing information with its stakeholders
  • Professionalism -The Corporation endeavors to uphold professionalism in conduct of its business. The Corporation shall attract and develop staff with necessary qualities, skills, competence and behaviors.
  • Team Work -The Board and staff of KNTC work in a joint spirit and nurture a performance driven culture in endeavor to achieve the set goals for the Corporation.


To provide customers within the region with quality products and services through an efficient distribution network.