The Information Officer in Trade Ministry of Trade and Industry, Lihaelo Nkaota said Lesotho products have proved to be a hit at the on-going World Expo Astana 2017 in Kazakhstan has revealed.
Lesotho is among 137 countries showcasing various products and investment opportunities at the expo which started on 10 June and ends on 10 September.
Ms. Nkaota said other countries were particularly impressed by and bought Lesotho organic products such as honey, cosmetics, and ornaments.
“Our organic products such as honey and cosmetics that are made with indigenous aloes have been well- received at the expo,” Ms Nkaota said.
“Going forward, it will be important for us is to assist local producers so that they are able to satisfy demand for the products.”
Ms. Nkaota also revealed that Lesotho was one of 22 African countries that participated in this week’s Africa Day exhibition at the Expo where they showcased the different investment opportunities offered by the country.
Lesotho presented on the three sectors of energy, manufacturing, and tourism.