Mwagadi Leathercraft Enterprises

General Information


Organisation typeCompany

Company Address P.O BOX 1001
, Wundanyi

Phone number+254 724 463 791

Company Address

Contact Information

Contact Person Mr. Alexander Mwagadi

Phone+254 724 463 791


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OrganisationNapujo Enterprises

Project typeProduction, marketing or other activity involving transfer of know-how or technology; Joint venture

Project abstractMwagadi Leathercraft Enterprises is a Kenyan company specialized production of leather tanning, craft and basketry using local material sisal. The company is looking for Finnish partners interested in joint venture.

Project descriptionMwagadi Leathercraft Enterprises, established in 1987 is based in Taita Taveta County in Wundanyi, Kenya and currently employs 50 persons. The majority of their employees are rural women who benefit from the business directly for they are the ones who weave the baskets.

The company’s main products are leather products, crafts and baskets made from sisal. Their customers so far have been local supermarkets, hotels, schools, and individuals during open air market days. Their products are also exported to Denmark.

Mwagadi Leathercraft Enterprises is currently looking for a partner to form a joint venture for they wish to expand their market into the Nordic market through Finland. They also believe that this arrangement will aid them expanding their market share also in the East African market.


Number of employees50

Annual turnover in € 0 - 0,5 million

Annual balance sheet total0 - 0,5 million

Already engaged in international co-operationYes

Percentage of transnational activities0 to 9 %