Tobacco insurance premiums drop

HARARE, September 27 (The Source) – Insurance companies have registered a decline in tobacco premiums with farmers remitting $1.9 million in the 2012/13 season, down from $5.9 million remitted in 2011, a regulatory official has said. Speaking at a tobacco industry seminar, Insurance and Pensions… 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