Mining For Zambia. 44K likes. Discover the industry at the heart of Zambia's economy.
The mining industry represents more than 86% of Zambias Foreign Direct Investment. This investment is critical for increased capacity and production levels in the mining industry, and is fundamental to the development of growing economies such as Zambia.
Mining industry Zambia's economy is totally dependent upon its mining sector, and particularly its copper mines. Mining contributes about 15% of the country's GDP and around 80% of its export earnings.
Zambia's mining history and the potential still to be unearthed. Anita Kruger Zambia is a landlocked country with a total area of 752,614 km2 bordered by eight other countries in sub-Saharan and central Africa. Over the last decade, the country has achieved an average annual growth rate between 5% and 6%, with a drop in
Mining industry Zambia's economy is totally dependent upon its mining sector, and particularly its copper mines. Mining contributes about 15% of the country's
June 2011 Document of the World Bank Report No. 62378-ZM Zambia What Would it Take for Zambias Copper Mining Industry to achieve its Potential? Finance & Private Sector Development Unit