Large silica sand deposits to be explored in Zambia

Published: Wednesday, 06 February 2013

Country looks to develop industrial mineral resources; glass factory to re-open

By Allan Bariyo

Zambia has moved to explore its industrial minerals resources, including phosphate, limestone and large silica sand deposits, which have historically been overlooked due to the Lusaka government’s focus on copper production.

Speaking at the African Mining Indaba conference in Cape Town, South Africa, the...

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