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Accessing Finance in a Depressed Economy

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Mining is one of the most important economic sectors of the Zimbabwean economy, contributing significantly to economic recovery since 2009, with an average annualized growth of more than 30% experienced in the sector up to 2011. However, growth of the sector has slowed down with projected growth being revised to 8% for 2012, 6.5% for 2013 and 11.4% for 2014.

In its latest economic blue print, ZimAsset, the government recognizes mining as one of the four critical sectors (Agriculture, manufacturing, mining and tourism) to drive medium term economic recovery (2013-2018).