China based entrepreneurs have received a boost after they got a nod from Government to ship goods to Zimbabwe.
Tatenda Chinomwe and Amaziah Chihwewhete said the deal comes at a time Zimbabweans are being fleeced of their goods by bogus shipping agents.
The duo’s company Jeburgal Logistics will improve trade between the two nations.
“We believe this is a great development ideal for Africa.
“We have been assisting locals, South Africans, Zambians among other nations to acquire Chinese goods without risk of being duped.
The two business partners believe this development is ideal for Africa since they have been assisting locals, South Africans and Zambians to acquire Chinese goods without risks of extortion.
“We began last year in August, the response has been amazing.
“The business has been good, we are growing and it’s promising. Like any other business we face some few setbacks here and there but we always manage to pull through.
“We just want to get more companies on board this year that’s our target,” said Chinomwe.
The pair is grateful to their Chinese boss who believed in them and invested in them.
“We are grateful to the Chinese guy who gave us a shot and invested in us on how to run the business. Coming this side opened doors for us it has become easy for us, seeing the cheap stuff here and seeing the demand at home.
“We did not just open a shipping company but middlemen from the East helping our country people,” said Chihwehwete.