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INVEST

The county has prioritized the following sectors and seeks investors

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AGRIBUSINESS VALUE ADDITION

There is a huge potential in value addition in Baringo. The County has good soil a favorable climate and access to markets.

Opportunities exist in supply of farm inputs, large and medium scale farming (coffee, bee keeping, livestock production, aloe Vera, fruits and vegetables and floriculture), there are Farmers who plant all types of fruits sold in Nairobi, Mombasa, Nakuru and Uasin Gishu counties as well as in Kisumu. Bee farming is also at the heart of a Baringo farmer. Investors in the value addition industry can partner with farmers to process and package these products for both local and international market..

TOURISM

The picturesque landscape of Baringo County is strategically positioned at the heart of the Great Rift Valley. Opportunities for tourism include construction and development of resorts, hotels, lodges and tented camps to take advantage of the high number of tourists visiting the region and for Meetings, Incentives, and Conferences & Exhibitions (MICE). Several three-star tourist hotels as well as low budget resorts are setting base in the region. Investors keen on marketing the county’s potential as a tourist destination would get support, Investors eyeing Baringo would lease land, get access to water, hire local labour and get tax friendly incentives to help them create jobs.

ENERGY

Baringo has the potential to Generate over 3000 MW Geothermal power out of Kenya’s estimated 10,000 MW around lakes Bogoria and Baringo. Geothermal power will reduce electricity supply costs in line with the implementation of Vision 2030. Baringo is also a site of intensive exploration of Petroleum and fossil fuels. Tullow Oil is exploring energy resources while a feasibility study for a planned cable-cars investment is underway. The deal is being jointly done by Baringo and Elgeyo Marakwet county governments. It will see private investors implement the project running from Elgeyo Marakwet to Tugen Hills. Other opportunities exits renewable Energy (solar) and Biomass.
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