KIFWA

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KIFWAKenya International Freight Warehousing Association
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KIFWA national chairman William Onjonyo said industry changes at the top may not inform performance at the bottom.
At this high level of engagement, Kifwa does not intend to interfere but we hope the traders will be issued with relevant waivers," he said.
But the Kifwa boss said the new railway must be appreciated and supported as it is a major investment.
According to KIFWA, cases have risen where clearing agents have already documented some cargoes for clearance through your previously pre-nominated Container Freight Stations and are now being informed that those cargoes have been railed to ICD Embakasi.
"We are seeing more cargo being hauled to the Nairobi ICD, and coupled with the slow clearing process, it is becoming congested," said Kifwa national chairman William Ojonyo.Mr Manduku said KPA has leased four storage facilities in Nairobi "to address cargo pile-up at the ICD, which we expect to help clear our yard capacity.
This resulted to a backlog of empty containers at the ICD after importers abandoned them, citing huge costs in retuning them to shipping lines designated yards in Mombasa.A week ago, the ICD had more than 10,000 containers, with the Kenya Freight and Warehousing Association (Kifwa) chairman William Ojonyo protesting that delays in clearing of goods at the facility was costing importers to the tune of Sh70 million daily.
Kifwa chairperson William Ojonyo had last week accused KRC of rushing to implement the freight services without addressing some of the pertinent issues raised during stakeholder's meetings.
And reacting to KPA's plans, Kenya International Freight and Warehousing Association (KIFWA) national chairman William Ojonyo said devolving the authority's services "is a good idea.""But that should not be a solution to the problems today.
Kifwa chairperson William Ojonyo said KRC is rushing to implement the freight service without addressing the pertinent issues raised during the stakeholders' meetings.
In an interview on Wednesday, Kenya International Freight and Warehousing Association (Kifwa) national chairman William Ojonyo said the construction of the road is good.
class="MsoNormalIn an interview on Wednesday, Kenya International Freight and Warehousing Association (Kifwa) national chairman William Ojonyo said the construction of the road is good.