Bahi district Agricultural Officer Mr. Jovin Bararata said to Citizen newspaper recently that the winery at Lamaiti in Bahi District in the Dodoma region in central Tanzania will start selling millions of litres of grape juice to Kenyan and South African wine companies this year
According to the Bank of Tanzania (BOT) latest Monthly Economic Review for March 2015 the export value of cashew nuts increased by 73% to USD 267.2 million in the year ending February 2015 compared to USD 154 million recorded in the corresponding period a year earlier.
In a recent conversation with Mwananchi Communications Limited, China’s ambassador to Tanzania, Dr Lu Youqing, said that Beijing seeks to mobilise billions of dollars form investors to make Tanzania an industrial hub in the eastern and southern Africa region
According to Tanzania's Minister of Industry and Trade Abdallah Kigoda, China’s support to Tanzania industrial capacity is key to become a middle income country, as laid in Tanzania 2020 development vision.
During the recent visit to Tanzania of German President Joachim Gauck, President Kikwete announced that Ferrostaal Industrial Projects of Germany will partner with the Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC) and other international companies to construct a USD 1.7 billion fertilizer factory.
The Tanzania Trade Development Authority (TanTrade), organizers of the 39th annual Dar es Salaam International Trade Fair (DITF), has announced that the two week event will be scheduled from June 28, 2015 through July 8, 2015.
US-based Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) is planning a trade venture to Kenya and Tanzania in May 2015 and has welcomed Wisconsin state companies looking to do business with the two largest economies in East Africa to participate in the program that will include one-on-one meetings with potential customers that have been selected based on the export goals and needs of the participating companies.