Zimbabwean state enterprises minister Mr Gorden Moyo, who headed the Zimbabwean delegation, said that government indicated it wanted to form a joint venture with Transnet during meetings with South African Public Enterprises minister Mr Malusi Gigaba and his officials.

Moyo said they had also explored areas co-operation regarding privatisation, restructuring and management of state-owned companies.

"We are working together with the relevant ministries and when our South African counterparts come, their officials will also meet with the line ministries responsible for the relevant state enterprises," Moyo said.