Kencoco Ltd Charcoal Briquettes

Kencoco Ltd

Kencoco are odourless and smokeless charcoal briquettes from recycled agricultural coconut waste and charcoal dust manufactured in Kenya.

Product description Brand name and product description

Kencoco are odourless and smokeless charcoal briquettes from recycled agricultural coconut waste (coconut shells, husks) and charcoal dust. This product has high heat combustion capabilities and is a viable low-cost alternative to fuels such as firewood, kerosene and wood charcoal.

Kencoco’s factory is located in Kikambala, Kilifi County in Kenya.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Kenya.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Kencoco Ltd in partnership with Najmaz Enterprises.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.
Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Fuels such as firewood, kerosene and wood charcoal.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 5: Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.

Goal 7: Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.

Goal 8: Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all.

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Kencoco Ltd sells directly to households, restaurants, beach hotels, schools and to retailers (mainly kiosk and markets) in Mombasa in Kenya. They also sell to business-to-business clients (especially manufacturing companies) that make bulk orders.

 

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