The government, through hand-picked agents, would import fertiliser and the likes of Mea would then blend and re-package it for sale. When the fertiliser industry was liberalised in the early 1990s, MEA began importing the product on its own, setting the company on a path of sustained growth.

Despite its success, Mr Gitau said, the company has overcome enormous challenges over the years.....www.businessdailyafrica.com/Fertiliser-firm-eyes-growth-with-Sh3-billion-plant/-/1248928/2844800/-/item/1/-/msxm6c/-/index.html