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China orders Zambian copper

China has ordered to buy about 1,000 tonnes of copper following the agreement which was signed between the two countries, Small Scale Industries Association of Zambia (SSIAZ) has said. Recently, SSIAZ and the China WTO Africa Affairs Trade Promotion Centre (CWTO) signed an agreement to promote trade and investment between …

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Mining is not a short-term venture – ZCM

Zambia Chamber of Mines president Nathan Chishimba says the mining industry has no major concerns going into next month’s elections because there is an understanding among all political parties that mining is not a short-term venture. There have been concerns by some political and economic commentators that after the elections, …

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Zambia cuts trade deficit by 92% as Copper exports swell

Zambia cut its trade deficit by 92%, a move that is expected to shore up the country’s economic outlook of sustained. The copper rich country recorded a trade deficit in May 2016 valued at K 65.2 Million, representing a 91.5 percent drop in the trade deficit from K765.3 Million recorded …

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