Uganda Tea Development Agency

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KAYONZA TEA Brand is packed by Kayonza Growers Tea Factory, a leading manufacturer of quality black made tea; and marketed by Uganda Tea Development Agency Ltd. The unique blend together with the wide product range has enabled Kayonza Tea become a household name for many of our customers. Kayonza Tea is packed in two categories; Premium packs (1Kg, 500g, 250g, 100g, 50g) and glossy packs (1Kg, 500g, 250g, 100g, 50g) to cater for all our customers. With Kayonza tea, quality and consistency are guaranteed all the time.


Igara Growers Tea Factory is located 12km on Ishaka-Kasese road in Kyamuhunga sub-county, Bushenyi district in the southwestern part ofUganda. It was established in 1969 and started processing black tea in 1970.

The management of Igara Tea Factory like all other smallholder tea factories inUgandawas by Uganda Tea Growers Corporation (UTGC), a government parastatal established in 1966. In 1995 the factory was privatized by the government and sold to the farmers who are now the shareholders of the factory company.