ZITF kicks off tomorrow

Online Desk |  9 months ago | top

The 62nd edition of the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair begins tomorrow in Bulawayo.

In an interview with Star FM News, chief executive officer Dr Nick Ndebele says preparations for this years' edition are at an advanced stage with international visitors have already started arriving in the country.

The 2022 ZITF has attracted more than 500 direct exhibitors, of which 71 are first timers.

Fourteen countries are expected to exhibit and these are: Angola, Botswana, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Belarus, Britain, Indonesia and Japan.

Yesterday, the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services, Mr Nick Mangwana, confirmed that President Kenyatta was no longer coming to officially open ZITF on Friday.

This year's edition will run from the 26th to the 30th of this month.