trade fair.jpgPreparations for this year’s edition of the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair and the Asambeni Tourism Travel Expo are progressing well with 84% space taken up so far.


Addressing the media, ZITF Chairman Mr. Bekithemba Nkomo said this year’s figures are impressive with a 100% participation expected.


Mr Nkomo said 9 foreign companies have confirmed participation at this year’s showcase and 3 more are making inquiries.


He added that there is interest from local companies with 13 companies which had not exhibited in a long time coming back and signing 5 year leases.


Mr Nkomo said this year’s exhibition will also hold an International Business Conference on the 4th of May in collaboration with the National Consultative Forum.


It will also feature a new exhibition called ‘ultimate home’ which will offer a variety of fixtures, fittings and furnishings for indoor living as well as the latest building accessories for kitchens and bathrooms.


This year’s exhibition will run from the 4th to the 7th of May, under the theme ,”ZITF the buzzing place to be’’