South African trade and investment delegation arrives in Lusaka

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A Delegation of 25 high profile South African Investors have arrived in Lusaka ahead of a five day Trade and investment Mission.

According to a statement released by First Secretary Press and Public Relations at the Zambian High Commission in South Africa, Naomi Nyawali, the delegation whose main focus sectors is Steel, Energy, Rail and Mining will hold meetings with Government Ministries and the private sector.

Zambia’s High Commissioner to South Africa Emmanuel Mwamba who accompanied the Delegation says the delegation will also participate in the Zambia International Mining and Energy Exhibition conference that is billed for the Mulungushi Conference Centre on the 18th to 20th june.

Mwamba says the continued interest by the South African Government highlights the warm bilateral relations, and speaks volumes of the confidence that investors have in Zambia’s Economy, and its investment and trade environment.

He noted that this investment mission was one of the results of continued interaction by the Zambia High Commission in South Africa with South African Public and private Investors in an effort to raise Zambia’s investment profile under the framework of Zambia’s Economic Diplomacy policy.

The Mission is organised by The Trade Invest Africa (TlA), a division of South Africa’s Department of Trade and Industry (the Dti) mandated to champion South Africa’s trade policy through an investment-led approach and to promote mutually beneficial trade and investment relations.

The South African delegation comprises the Export Credit Insurance Corporation (ECIC), the Development Bank of South African (DBSA) and the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa (IDC).

The inclusion of finance houses on Trade Missions will ensure that South African business engages with Zambia to deliver a complete solution that includes, goods, services, skills transfer, finance and investment.

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One Response to South African trade and investment delegation arrives in Lusaka

  1. South Africans do not need to be accompanied by anybody to come to Zambia. It’s a waste of time and money. They know the country better than Emmanuel Mwamba. They have think tanks that carry out cutting-edge research on the Zambian economy. I just laugh when I see this Mwamba guy pretending to be relevant.

    Watch-out
    June 17, 2018 at 9:36 pm
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