Ministry of commerce trade and industry has officially launched the pilot project for the introduction of standardized Meda aimed at enhancing accurate measurements during operations by marketeers respectively.

Minister of commerce trade and industry Christopher Yaluma has observed that the use of the standardized Meda will promote effectiveness and efficiency in the Local Economy.

Speaking during the launch in Lusaka today Mr Yaluma noted that initiative will enhance competition, fair trade and growth of the small and medium entrepreneurial businesses adding that it not only assist consumers to make informed decisions but facilitate for correct assessments of profit margins by the marketeers.