President Peter Mutharika will on Tuesday May 17th, 2016, preside over the opening of the 28th Malawi International Trade Fair (MITF) at Chichiri Trade Fair Grounds in Blantyre.
The Fair is an annual trade promotion event that gives exhibitors an opportunity to market their products and services and enhance product and brand visibility and generate leads that helps drive incremental sales.
“His Excellency the President is expected to arrive at Chichiri Trade Fair Grounds at about 9:30 in the morning. All government officials and invited guests are being requested to be seated by 9 O’clock,” said Mngeme Kalilani Press Secretary.
MITF launched in 19987 has entered its 28th year. The Fair is an annual trade promotion event organized by the Malawi Confederation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MCCCI) that brings together exhibitors from the continents of Africa, Asia, America and Europe.
The 28th MITF will be held from Friday, 20th May to Sunday 29th May 2016 under the theme “Achieving Competitiveness Through Innovation”.