Zambia to diversify away from mining

By Liz Gyekye
Published: Wednesday, 16 December 2015

Falling copper prices and a continuing power crunch are forcing the African country to look for economic opportunities in other sectors and place less of a focus on its mining activities.

Zambia is planning to diversify away from a mining-heavy economic base in order to grow its economy, according to the country’s president of the Chamber of Mines, who said that diversification could be beneficial.

Speaking at a Zambian conference on mining, Nathan Chishimba said that "Zambia should not be relying...

This is a preview of the full article

Our market news and price data is reserved for registered users only.

Current customer? Login now

All of our industrial minerals price data and news is now available only through our new platform. Learn more about the intelligence we offer by visiting our Fastmarkets flagship website. If you are familiar with our reliable and trusted intelligence, fill out a request a quote form today to hear from our friendly sales staff who will create a custom license for you.


           



Interested in lithium prices? We now offer lithium prices and coverage free for reference. Click here to read all about it.

Interested in the wider electrification market?
Join our growing community of participants who want to learn more about electrification and how this market is developing.