East African Cables Ltd

Our Company

East African Cables is a premier cable manufacturer, with a footprint that spreads across East and Central Africa. The company has four manufacturing facilities; two in Nairobi, Kenya, one in Dar es Salaam Tanzania and one in Eastern DRC. In addition, EAC is present in Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Southern Sudan and Ethiopia, through a distribution network.

Products Overview

EAC manufactures an extensive range of cables for applications in domestic and Industrial lighting, as well as transmission and distribution of electricity. The company also offers Data, Telecommunication and Fiber Optic solutions with requisite accessories.

Product portfolio includes;

§ Copper electrical cables and conductors for domestic as well as industrial applications - PVC and XLPE based products.

§ Aluminum conductors and cables used for power distribution and transmission over national gridlines - AAC, ACSR and ABC Products.

§ Telecommunication and data cables;

o LAN cables

o Fiber optic cables

o Related accessories.


In keeping with the commitment to world-class standards, EA Cables has recently commissioned a new manufacturing plant in Kenya. The plant has been optimized to meet specific quality standards and is benchmarked against the best cables manufacturing facilities in the World.

In addition, EA Cables has consistently maintained internationally accredited Quality Management Systems, currently based on the ISO 9001:2008 standard. The certification was first awarded in 2003. The products have also been certified by Kenya Bureau of Standards and have attained the KEBS diamond mark of quality

Business Performance

As a business, EA Cables has consistently managed to post record returns and maximum value for its investors. Last year, the sales revenue grew to Kshs 3.6 billion (USD 45 million). To this end, EA Cables shall continue to deliver its promise - “Connecting Lives” within the region and beyond by providing Safe, Reliable and Economical cabling solutions.

The People

From humble beginning in 1966, the workforce has steadily grown through the years. EA Cables continuously enhances its human resource talent through; engagement of key skills and staff training both at local and international level.

Quality Assurance

EA Cables is committed to maintaining superior quality standards (KEBS & TBS) and maintains British Standard manufacturing processes. The company improves its operations through adherence to ISO 9001:2008 quality management system as well as IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission).

Capacity Enhancement

EA Cables is committed to enhancing capacity to meet the dynamic customer needs, in this regard, specific capacity enhancement programs such facility upgrades remain key.


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