shanghai expo.jpgLocal firms have been urged to showcase their products and services at the 2010 Shanghai Expo to be held in China this year.

Chinese Ambassador to Zimbabwe, Cde Xin Shunkang, said an estimated 231 countries are expected to take part at the expo, which will run between the 1st of May and the 31st of October.

Zimbabwe’s participation at the event is expected to attract investment and broaden the scope of business for local companies.

The exhibition will run under the theme, “Transforming Communities For A Better Life.”