The impact of Umeme Ltd tariffs on the performance of Pan Afric Impex Ltd in Kampala-Uganda

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Kampala International University, College of Economics and Management
The study investigated the impact of Umeme Ltd tariff on the performance of Pan Afric Impex Ltd in Kampala Uganda. The study was guided by research objectives, among others sought to evaluate methods used in computing electricity charges and distribution, To determine relationship between Umeme Ltd tariff and performance of Pan Afric Irnpex Ltd. To examine consequences of Umeme Ltd tariff and performance of Pan Afric Irnpex Ltd, to identify problem encountered in collection of Umeme Revenue and to find solutions for the problems identify the above. The study was literature review based in which the works of different researchers and offers were used. The findings of the study reveal that the performance of Pan Afric Irnpex Ltd declined following establishment of Umeme Ltd. This was indicated by increased tariff imposed reduced profits and reduced capacity utilization due to load shedding. It is accordingly be concluded that establishment of Umeme Ltd increased cost of production and reduced performance of Pan Afric Impex Ltd. However in order Umeme Ltd to be successful, more emphasis is needed in areas tariff policy determination, connect and disconnection procedures, efficient in reducing load shedding and extension of power country wide.
A research report submitted to School Of Business And Management In partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Award of a Degree of Bachelor of Business Administration of Kampala International University
Umeme Ltd, Tariffs, Performance, Impex Ltd in Kampala-Uganda