KELLY NJOMBO, Lusaka
INTERNATIONAL Distributors has expressed interest to distribute Trade Kings products in various countries, a move that will enable the firm to penetrate the global market to generate income.
This follows interaction between Trade Kings representatives and various distributors, immense wholesalers and retail chain stores.
According to a statement availed to the Daily Mail recently, Trade Kings products have received overwhelming response on the international market and this creates an opportunity for further growth.
It said the future and opportunities for expansion have been greatly increased with President Lunguâ€™s vision and focus to develop the countryâ€™s industrial capacity.
â€œOver the past few days, Trade Kings representatives have been interacting with distributors, big wholesalers and retail chain stores. Many distributors have shown their interest in Trade Kings products. Distributors mainly from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Palestine, Jordan, Oman, UAE, Pakistan, Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Iran, Uganda, Tanzania, Guinea, Ghana and United Kingdom,â€ the statement reads.
Some of the products that have generated high interest include Fizz Wizz, Milkit Pops, Dent-O Gum, Eclairs Pops, Amazon Pops and Roll Gums.
It says with the current economic slowdown, Trade Kings believes that the firm is well equipped to approach the future on a positive note and gain massive strides in both local and international markets.
The statement notes that the Zambian manufacturing industry has vast opportunities but is currently faced with challenges.
Meanwhile, in its quest to penetrate the global markets, Trade Kings Group last week participated at the Yummex Middle East trade fair, which provided the company an opportunity to showcase its various products.
The Yummex Middle East is a key international trade fair for the confectionery and snacks market in the Middle East and North Africa region.
The 10th anniversary expo attracted more than 350 exhibitors from 46 countries with Turkey, Germany, Egypt, Italy and Spain having the strongest participation.
Recently, Trade Kings was awarded the Best Manufacturer in Zambia 2016 by the Zambia Association of Manufacturers at its annual Manufacturers Awards Gala dinner.
KELLY NJOMBO, Lusaka