At Tegat Tea Factory, we believe that Tea is the elixir of life.

The name Tegat originates from the local Kipsigis dialect, where “Tekiat” means Bamboo, signifying a place for bamboo. Tegat tea factory is located in Belgut division, Waldai location of Kericho district.ry due to increased Green leaf production.

current payment per kilo Ksh 21.00

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Our Mission

“Boldly Forging the Path to Teas Unimagined: Our Mission is to Lead, Innovate, and Inspire.””.

Our Vision

“Simple Leaves, Infinite Possibilities: Redefining Tea Excellence.”

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WHEN

Initially commissioned by James Finlays in October 1971, the tea factory was later handed over to KTDA in 1974.

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WHERE

Tegat tea factory is located in Belgut division, Waldai location in the Kericho district of the South Rift Valley. It is positioned 7 km south of the Cherote (Kaptebeswet) junction along the Kericho-Kisumu road. Additionally, it is 4 km from Kapsuser market on the Kericho-Litein-Sotik road or 9 km from Sosiot market on the Sondu road.

Our Products
Black CTC Tea

Black CTC Tea

Black CTC tea: Bold, robust, and quick-brewing black tea with a rich, malty flavor, known for its unique crush, tear, and curl processing method. Energizing and full-bodied.

Green CTC Tea

Green Leaf

Green CTC tea: Bold, robust, and quick-brewing black tea with a rich, malty flavor, known for its unique crush, tear, and curl processing method. Energizing and full-bodied.

Embark on a

journey

of excellence

with Tegat Factory.

Consistent Output

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Precision is our mantra. From lush gardens to skilled hands, expect a unwavering quality in every brew.

Smooth Operations

smooth operations

From cultivation to crafting, our commitment guarantees a harmonious journey from plantation to your teacup.

Cost Reduction

cost-reduction

We embrace innovation to streamline processes and trim costs without compromising the essence of our exceptional teas.

Our Impact

52

Buying Centres

16K+

Farmers

45,000

Dependants supported

3.9K Ha

Acreage

Corporate Social Responsibility

The tea cess road funds are used to maintain rural access roads in the catchment area.

The factory provides employment opportunities to the local community. Collaborating with APHIA II Rift Valley and the Ministry of Public Health, the factory conducts awareness campaigns on HIV/AIDS and malaria.

Additionally, the factory takes the lead in Sustainable Agriculture initiatives (SA) by supplying seedlings for afforestation and environmental conservation.

Our Certifications
ISO-certification
iso quality management
rainforest alliance
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