Zimbabwe-China trade tops $1 billion

BULAWAYO, September 20 (The Source) – Trade between China and Zimbabwe topped $1 billion last year as the southern African country’s reliance on the emerging Asian giant grows, latest data shows. The latest statistics released by the Trade and Law Centre (Tralac) , a think-tank… Read More

Fertiliser shortage looms

By Chipo Musoko, HARARE, September 19 (The Source) – Zimbabwe faces a 200,000 tonnes fertiliser shortfall for the summer cropping season, with firms only managing to produce a third of total requirements due to liquidity constraints, an industry player has said. Zimbabwe Fertiliser Company (ZFC)… Read More

Concern over Zimbabwe’s falling exports

HARARE, Sep 16 (The Source) – Zimbabwean exports to Mauritius are declining by $1 million annually while imports from Mauritius to Zimbabwe are increasing by the same amount every year, showing the collapse of the local industry’s productive capacity, an industry official said on Monday.… Read More