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We are a women-led
clean cooking company 

Bridging Tradition and Innovation: Transforming Cooking Experiences with Clean LPG.

We are
Tema Traders

Our mission is to spearhead clean LPG cooking for healthier lives and the environment. We distribute and offer direct sales of LPG and accessories to households, businesses, and industries. By replacing traditional cooking methods with clean energy, we aim to reduce indoor air pollution, improve health outcomes, and stimulate economic development across Tanzania. Our mission is not just about distributing LPG; it's about igniting sustainable futures, one kitchen at a time. Kila Jiko Gesi - Gas in Every Kitchen. 



We specialize in distribution and direct sales of LPG products and provide services in the following areas. 

Liquefied Petroleum
Gas (LPG) for Cooking

As a TAIFA Gas super dealer, we supply LPG filled cylinders and cylinder accessories to LPG dealers and end-users in Dar es Salaam, Mbeya, Songwe, Arusha, and Dodoma.

Fire Safety Equipment & Safety Training

We supply commercial, government, and residential fire equipment products and services (fire extinguishers, hood systems, maintenance, and repair services).

Training & Awareness on LPG Clean Cooking

TEMA conducts training to communities about LPG, environmental conservation, and entrepreneurship skills for the LPG mini-dealers.

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"We invest in women.
We invest in LPG as clean energy.
We invest in the future."


Diana Tesha,
Chief Executive Officer 

Recipient of the Outstanding Award 2022 - TAIFA GAS

Tema was the first and only woman-led company to sell
358 metric tonnes within a month.


Our Impact

We are committed to Africa's energy future.

Aligning our business with the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
is important for us, for our clients, for the climate, and for the future of Africa. 

SDG 3: Good Health and


According to the WHO report of 2020, Household air pollution was responsible for an estimated 3.2 million deaths per year in 2020, including over 237 000 deaths of children under the age of 5. 

It is essential to expand the use of clean fuels and technologies to reduce household air pollution and protect health, which includes LPG.

SDG 7: Affordable and
Clean Energy

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Ensure access to affordable, reliable, and sustainable LPG energy for all.

Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts. Reduce deforestation by supplying LPG as a substitute for wood-fuel in rural and urban areas of Tanzania.

SDG 5 & 13: Gender Equality & Climate Action


We employ women. We provide practical skills training for women. And indirectly, when women use LPG in their households, they do not have to waste time fetching firewood and, thus, able to engage in entrepreneurial activities.

LPG is a cleaner fuel than wood fuel because it has lower Particular Matter emissions.

Invest in Us

Your investment fuels our growth and helps us create a positive impact on both society and the environment.



Sustainable Impact

Contribute to the reduction of environmental pollution and deforestation caused by traditional cooking methods.


Growing Market

Tap into the expanding market for clean energy solutions, ensuring a promising return on your investment.


Innovation & Expansion

Support our continuous innovation and expansion efforts, positioning your investment for long-term success.

Our Clients

“We have worked with Tema for the last 8 years. The service has been excellent — they always keep us up to date, making it an efficient and straightforward process.”

TBL - Tanzania Breweries Ltd.

We service retailers of Liquefied Petroleum Gas across the country, as well as individual customers and companies. In addition, we are contracted by companies to provide safety training.

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Contact us to order or
for more information

Tema Traders

Mezzanine, Address Building

Bains Avenue off Chole Road
Masaki, Msasani Peninsula
P.O. Box 6290, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

+255 756 597 743

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Our Partners

To have a greater and more far-reaching positive impact, we collaborate with governments, global organisations, and impact investment firms.


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