ZimTrade Outward Trade delegation set for UK Mission

A high-powered delegation from ZimTrade, Zimbabwe's trade development and promotion organisation, will visit the United Kingdom (UK) on an Outward Trade Mission from the 2-6 September 2019.The delegat...

By Staff reporter | Published: 22 August 2019


ZimTrade aims to increase exports by 10%

TRADE and export promotion body ZimTrade has projected to increase exports of value-added goods and services by 10 percent this year through lining-up various promotional programmes aimed at encouragi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 20 January 2019


ZimTrade urges value-added trade

ZimTrade, Zimbabwe's export promotion institution, has called for the deepening of valued-added manufacturing on current exports to Germany to diversify the country's export basket and scale up global...

By Staff reporter | Published: 17 September 2018


ZimTrade board appoints new substantive CEO

THE ZimTrade board has announced the appointment of Mr Allan Tawanda Majuru as the new substantive chief executive officer for the country's trade promotion agency with effect from 1 September 2018. T...

By Staff reporter | Published: 11 September 2018


ZimTrade pushes for adoption of e-commerce

E-COMMERCE is a gateway to a world of new opportunities for micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in Zimbabwe, a new report has established.In its latest report, the country's export prom...

By Staff reporter | Published: 22 July 2018


ZimTrade intensifies efforts to increase exports

THE national export promotion agency, ZimTrade, has intensified efforts to increase exports through engagement with different companies in the services sector.In its monthly newsletter for June, ZimTr...

By Staff reporter | Published: 11 July 2018


Zim firms urged to tap into EU food market

The global trend towards healthy eating, especially of sugar addictive free foods, super foods and nutrient-rich supplement provides an excellent opportunity for Zimbabwe, especially in developed mark...

By Staff rpeorter | Published: 07 June 2018


'We need to prioritise value addition,' says ZimTrade

ZIMBABWE needs to prioritise value addition and grow non-traditional exports in order to deal with its huge trade deficit that is an albatross on the economy, ZimTrade acting CEO Allan Majuru has said...

By Staff reporter | Published: 05 June 2018


ZimTrade, PUM strike leather industry deal

ZIMTRADE, in conjunction with a Netherlands-based organisation PUM, are exploring the possibility of creating a pilot project linking companies in the supply chain so as to demonstrate best business p...

By Staff reporter | Published: 28 May 2018


ZimTrade to exhibit at Source Africa fair

ZimTrade will next month exhibit at the Source Africa Fair to be held in South Africa next month, the continent's biggest trade exhibition for apparel, clothing, footwear and textiles products.Increas...

By Staff reporter | Published: 21 May 2018


ZimTrade urges firms to utilise RBZ facilities

ZIMBABWE'S export promotion body, ZimTrade has urged local companies to utilise the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) export finance facilities to increase their production and exports.RBZ has provided a...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 May 2018


ZimTrade wins Sadc Quality Awards

Zimbabwe's trade development and promotion organisation, ZimTrade, took home top honours at the Sadc Quality Awards held in Johannesburg last week.At Sadc level, ZimTrade was the overall winner for th...

By Staff reporter | Published: 20 March 2018


ZimTrade, TM-Pick n Pay collaborate to reduce imports

Trade promotion body, ZimTrade and retailer TM-Pick n Pay have started an initiative to reduce imports into Zimbabwe by conducting awareness campaigns for producers, focusing on opportunities of selli...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 March 2018


ZimTrade hosts Annual Exporters' Conference

ZIMTRADE today hosts the Annual Exporters' Conference and Exporter of the Year Awards in Harare with participants expected to deliberate on key strategies to improving export earnings for the country....

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 October 2017


Zimtrade tackles trade deficit

Zimtrade is seeking ways of reducing a trade deficit of $1.2 billion recorded in the first seven months of this year by engaging exporters and looking for ways of boosting productivity in critical sec...

By Staff reporter | Published: 06 September 2017


ZimTrade calls for abolition of export permits

ZIMBABWE'S national trade development and promotion organisation ZimTrade, has called on Government to abolish export permits on a long list of products as part of efforts to enhance local industry's ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 29 August 2017


Zim can increase Comesa market share

ZIMBABWE has the potential to increase its market share in the Southern African Development Community (Sadc) and Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) for engineering, building and co...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 August 2017


ZimTrade to release market survey results next month

Zimtrade is set to announce results on its survey of the Angolan market next month as the trade promotion body searches for new markets for local products. The development follows the launch of the ex...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 May 2014


ZimTrade explores new markets

ZimTrade is set to carry out market research in African countries such as Angola as it seeks to explore new markets for the local industries. Regional manager Similo Nkala said ZimTrade was embarking ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 12 May 2014


Air Zimbabwe must look east, says ZimTrade

Air Zimbabwe must consider introducing flights to East Africa, particularly South Sudan, and make the most of the potential that exists in the region, the country's trading facilitation body.According...

By Staff reporter | Published: 17 April 2014


ZimTrade to release exports survey results

ZIMTRADE is expected this week to release results of the local export manufacturing capacity survey conducted last year with the Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI) as worries mount over the go...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 April 2014


Zimtrade cautions on over-reliance on SA

Zimtrade on Friday warned that over reliance on South Africa as the main trading partner puts the economy at risk and called for local companies to diversiy export markets.A study of 50 firms that Zim...

By New Ziana | Published: 04 April 2014


CZI, ZimTrade in partnership

THE Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI) has partnered with ZimTrade to commission an export manufacturing capacity survey as the local manufacturing sector becomes increasingly uncompetitive du...

By Staff reporter | Published: 15 October 2013


Zimtrade & Investment Exhibition Summit - London 2013

On the 29th of November 2013, Zimbabwe Business Network (ZBN) launches it's inaugural Winter Trade and Investment Conference.The event,to be held at ILEC Conference Centre, Ibis London Earls Court, 47...

By B E Ngubeni | Published: 09 September 2013

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