KPA to award companies and individuals for regular use of maritime services

Containers at the Mombasa Port./PHOTO COURTESY

Kenya Ports Authority is set to Award companies and individuals across the maritime sector in Mombasa.

The awards seek to recognize notable users of the Port of Mombasa and individual players.

It is open to companies from across the breadth of the maritime sector, comprising shipping, ports, services, engineering, and leisure marine industries with operations in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, South Sudan, and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

Organized in partnerships with the Kenya Maritime Authority (KMA), Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Kenya Trade Network Agency (KenTrade), Shippers Council of Eastern Africa (SCEA) and East African Business Council (EABC), EAMA seeks to promote excellence in service delivery and adoption of best practices; appreciate the exceptional contribution to the industry and regional economies; encourage innovation and healthy competition among regional industry players, and improve the overall performance of the sector.

Winners will be unveiled at an award ceremony slated for May 21 2021, in Mombasa, Kenya.