Twiga Building

We are Twiga Chemical Industries Limited

Twiga Chemical Industries Ltd began as African Explosives and Chemical Industries (AECI) EA Ltd on 18th May 1949, when it was incorporated. The company was later renamed to Twiga Chemical Industries Ltd on July 1st, 1962.
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Our Partners

Our Divisions

Crop Protection

Crop Protection Division leads the way in the agrochemical industry providing high-quality products that enable farmers to improve their crop yields and crop quality. We source our products from reputable international manufacturers as either raw materials or the finished product which is eventually formulated and packed at our manufaccturing facility.

Animal Health

Animal Health Division leads the way in the animal health industry providing high-quality products that enable farmers to improve their yields and breed quality. We use the highest standards to create sustainable and effective products that improve production and general health of animals.Our products are focused on sustaining the most optimal production in the following sectors:Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Camels and Goats

Toll Manufacturing

The Toll Manufacturing Centre is a state-of-the-art facility, the best of its kind in East and Southern Africa that manufactures and repacks Crop Protection, Animal Health and Consumer products. The centre is well-equipped with reliable and robust systems and processes to ensure the highest quality products from the factory.

Vegetable Seeds

We introduced a new division which is specifically for provision of vegetable seeds, e.g., Watermelon and Tomato seeds

Commercial Explosives

Commercial Explosives Division has established itself as longest and as the most established supplier of commercial explosives products and related accessories in Kenya.The division has a staff of highly trained and experienced technicians that offer extensive expertise to our customers. We are on hand to train our customers on safe usage and procedures when it comes to handling our products. We have an unblemished record on safety, compliance and adherence to the regulations that affect our products and industry.

Consumer Division

Consumer Division boasts a range of high-quality products manufactured for consumers and made available through retail channels.

Our Achievements

Since 1949,we are proud of our progress and the huge impact we have made in the lives of farmers


Branded Products


Resellers that stock our products


Years of experience in the industry


Awards and recognitions for our outsanding determination to provide quality and reliable products

Customer Testimonials

Our Team

Executive Committee

Hezekiah Macharia

Mr. Hezekiah M. Macharia

Corporate Affairs Director
Anantharaman Ramamurthy

Mr. Anantharaman Ramamurthy

Managing Director
Jackson Kitheka

Mr. Jackson Kitheka

Finance Director

General Managers

Daniel Kirimi

Mr. Daniel Kirimi

General Manager-Crop Protection and Animal Health

Management Council

Tabitha Kibe

Ms. Tabitha Kibe

HR Manager
James Muthuthi

Mr. James M. Muthuthi

Factory Manager
Peter Ndiritu

Mr. Peter Ndiritu

Head of Retail Business


Josephine Hungi

Josephine Hungi

Quality Control Manager
Anita Maina

Anita Maina

Retail Marketing Manager
Lydia Mageto

Dr. Lydia Mageto

Technical & Marketing Manager - Animal Health
Edward Kitui

Mr. Edward Kitui

Technical Manager – Crop Health
Faith Mutie

Faith Mutie

Assistant Chief Accountant

Contact US


Nanyuki Rd, Industrial Area, Nairobi.


+254 722 207 847

+254 722 204 914

+254 733 639 334

+254 733 639 335

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