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[Africa, USA, Zimbabwe] US$57m lost in dodgy American trade

ZIMBABWE was prejudiced of more than US$57,2 million through extortionately priced imports and underinvoiced exports to the United States between 2000 to 2005, a new study reveals.Much of the losses — US$29,4 million — were mainly through unreasonably hi
Zimbabwe Daily
added Jul 25, 2016 14:47
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[Africa] Zimbabwe: Zim Tobacco Crop Surpasses Target

ZIMBABWE's 2016 tobacco sales have surpassed the 160 million kilogrammes target set by the industry's regulator, with 167 million kilogrammes having been sold by day 69 of the tobacco marketing season.
added Jul 25, 2016 14:44

Bank loans beyond reach for Zimbabwe farmers without land titles

As a beneficiary of Zimbabwe's controversial program to redistribute land taken from white farmers, Samuriwo has been working his tobacco farm since 2001. Today he is struggling because 15 years after taking over the farm, he still has no security of te
added Jul 20, 2016 21:21

Zimbabwe Independent Average tobacco prices down y/y

With the tobacco marketing season drawing to an end, the average tobacco price has gone down by 0,6% as compared to last season weighed down by prices offered at auction floors.
Zimbabwe Independent (zw)
added Jul 16, 2016 00:32

[Africa, Zimbabwe] Zim tobacco crop surpasses target

The erratic rains and long dry spells forced farmers to plant late hence the late start of the marketing season. ZIMBABWE’S 2016 tobacco sales have surpassed the 160 million kilogrammes target set by the industry’s regulator, with 167 million kilogramme
Financial Gazette (zw)
added Jul 14, 2016 16:47

[Africa, Zimbabwe] 170m kilos of tobacco sold since March

A total of 170,6 million kilogrammes of tobacco worth just over half a billion dollars has been sold since the marketing season opened in March this year, statistics released by the industry regulator show. Statistics that the Tobacco Industry and Marketi
Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jul 13, 2016 16:08

[Africa, Kenya, Zimbabwe] Alliance One International Reports Improved Fiscal Year 2016 and Fourth Quarter Earnings

"Despite a challenging foreign exchange environment with a strengthening U.S. dollar, quality impacts from El Nino weather patterns, smaller crops in some markets and oversupply leaf trading conditions, net income increased to $65.5 million from a net los
PR Newswire
added Jul 12, 2016 15:20

[Africa] Zimbabwe Prison Inmates Receive Certificates in Tobacco Production

Fifteen inmates at Banket, Mashonaland West province’s semi-open prison, have graduated in tobacco production, a move which will ensure that they are successfully re-integrated into the Zimbabwean society. They joined 179 other inmates that have benefit
Voice of America (
added Jul 3, 2016 10:51

[Africa] 'Sweet business' of beekeeping helps protect Zimbabwe's forests

In this part of eastern Zimbabwe, vast tracts of land have been cleared over the past decade, mostly by tobacco farmers who use firewood to cure their crop....Up to a fifth of the country’s 330,000 hectares (815,448 acres) of natural forest is cut down b
added Jun 27, 2016 14:32

[Africa, Zimbabwe] Tobacco farmers wipe out cash from banks

THE RESERVE Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ)’s decision to channel all tobacco payments through banks as part of a financial inclusion strategy has backfired amid indications producers of the golden leaf are wiping out financial institutions with large withdrawals
Zimbabwe Independent (zw)
added Jun 24, 2016 16:41
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