Exchange’s Mission & Vision

Kenya Commodities Exchange

Vision Statement

To develop an institutionalized, electronic and transparent Common Market for trading in agricultural and non-agricultural commodities, with a view to reduce the cost of intermediation by improving marketing efficiency, and thereby improving producers’ price realization, coupled with reduction in transaction costs.
Kenya Commodities Exchange

Mission Statement

KCX is a national level institutionalized, demutualized Electronic Commodities Exchange, providing an unbiased trading platform for farmers, traders, corporates, processors, importers, exporters and Government agencies. It will provide counter party guarantee to each trade, and will ensure timely payment to sellers and delivery of quality certified material to the buyers.
Kenya Commodities Exchange

Core Values

1. Transparency

  • The Exchange shall ensure the online market to remain fair, efficient and transparent

2. Integrity

  • The Board of Directors, Members of the different Committees and the management team of the Exchange shall maintain full integrity in their actions and operations.

3. Professionalism

  • The Exchange shall be managed taking professional approach.

4. Partnership

  • The Exchange will take the approach of strong partnership with different stakeholders of the country and the other Exchanges / Associations in other countries for its business growth.

5. Commitment

  • The Exchange shall remain committed to providing an unbiased trading platform for farmers, traders, corporates, processors, importers, exporters and Government agencies.

6. Customer Focus

  • The Exchange shall duly protect the interest of the participants and customers.