Profitable tradingA good idea and adequate finance is not sufficient enough for a business to progress and become profitable. A business might have everything but it may not have the necessary clientèle to cater to. Without the right customers and the necessary infrastructure it would be very difficult to trade and, therefore, it is very important that you chose the right location for your business. The area you chose should cater to all your requirements and should have proper transport facilities, marketing facilities, a good customer base and cheap labour costs.

Q. Are you trading in a place that isn’t giving you enough profits?
Q. Are you wondering about the right place to trade?
Q. Are you lacking in profitable trading strategies?

Here are some trading tips from Kuza Biashara, on how to choose a profitable trading location:


The first thing to do before you start any business is to research about your surrounding areas. Do a detailed analysis of the place you chose to trade and look for competitors in your adjoining areas. Devise a plan beforehand as to how to increase your sales, with your competitors around you. If you need time to develop, then do not choose a place that has too many competitors. Find out about the quality of the products and services offered by your competitor. What are the tastes and choice of the clientèle present, and their pattern of spending? How you price your products will be the most crucial element in choosing a place for your business. Very high pricing of your products in a low-spending or moderate-spending area will not fetch you profits.

Work with a small investment

It’s always good to be cautious. Do not be in a hurry, even if you think it is the right place to do your business. Change is the only thing that is constant in the world, so always think twice before you make a huge investment. Begin your trade with a small investment and once you start making profits you can use your money according to your requirements. A huge investment in one go, may result in a loss. One needs to be very alert while you make an investment.

Produce seasonal products

With the increase in competition all over the world, it is very difficult to survive. After a thorough study of the place, manufacture products that will be acceptable to the people. Any place can be a profitable place if you study the tastes and interests of the customers. You could also think of producing seasonal products, according to the seasons as well as the festival season.

Entrepreneurial Learning

Any business, to be successful, needs customers to survive. Choosing a perfect place to do business is very crucial. Catering your services to a crowd that isn’t interested in your products and services is of no use. So research the market and find out the interests of the people first.

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