In 2014 experts say, Kenya joined the middle income countries. Both Tanzania and Uganda have crossed the US$600 mark. Tanzania’s per capita is expected to have reached $625 last year while Uganda is following closely at $615.
On a regional outlook, the good news on the Kenyan economy is also good news for the region. Kenya is the largest market for regional manufacturers. This means that high demand for local manufactures spread to the region. The recent expansion of local super market chains into the regional markets will be an added advantaged for Tanzanian and Ugandan Manufactures to compete