13 reports

  • Analysis
  • Forecast updates

Another option is imposing levies on unprocessed metals exports.

  • Metals
  • Zambia
  • Forecast
  • Supply
  • Vedanta Resources plc
  • Economic growth
  • Economic growth slows down to 2.6% in first quarter Event

Investment in mining will also benefit the construction sector, and transportation services will be boosted by increased metals shipments.

  • Metals
  • Zambia
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Supply
  • Economic growth

Prices for the metal now peak in 2020, as opposed to falling that year as formerly projected.

  • Metals
  • Zambia
  • Forecast
  • Politics
  • Trade
  • Forecast summary
  • External sector

We expect the kwacha to average ZK##. ##:US$## in 2018, down from ZK##. ##:US$## in 2017.

  • Metals
  • Zambia
  • Forecast
  • Politics
  • Supply

We now expect the kwacha to average ZK##. ##:US$## in 2018, from an estimated ZK##. ##:US$## in 2017.

  • Copper
  • Metals
  • Zambia
  • Risk Assessment

Transportation services will likewise receive a boost as a result of increased metals shipments.

  • Metals
  • Mining
  • Zambia
  • Forecast
  • Trade

In addition to the direct impact on the national accounts (mining only accounts for around ##% of GDP), investment in mining will benefit the construction sector, and transportation services will be boosted by increased metals shipments.

  • Metals
  • Zambia
  • Economy Policy
  • Forecast
  • Supply
  • Exchange rates
  • Forecast updates

Export earnings will then drop in 2020, in line with lower copper prices, but a recovery for the metal in 2021-## will spur a resumption of export growth in those years.

  • Copper
  • Metals
  • Mining And Quarrying
  • Zambia
  • Supply
  • tense election period undermines business confidence.

Transportation services will likewise receive a boost from increased metals shipments.

  • Copper
  • Metals
  • Zambia
  • Economy
  • Forecast
  • Monetary policy

We now expect the kwacha to average ZK##. ##:US$## in 2018, from an estimated ZK##. ##:US$## in 2017.

  • Metals
  • Zambia
  • Economy
  • Forecast
  • Politics
  • Monetary policy

We now expect the kwacha to average of ZK##. ##:US$## in 2019, which is little changed on an estimated average of ZK##. ##:US$## in 2017.

  • Metals
  • Zambia
  • Economy Policy
  • Forecast
  • Politics

Export earnings will then drop in 2020, in line with lower copper prices, but a recovery for the metal in 2021 will spur a resumption of export growth that year.

  • Metals
  • Zambia
  • Forecast
  • Supply
  • Mopani Copper Mines Plc

Export earnings will then drop in 2020 alongside lower copper prices, and contrariwise a recovery for the metal in 2021 will spur a sharp resumption of export growth that year.

  • Metals
  • Zambia
  • Economy Policy
  • Forecast
  • Supply