Artisinal miners to blame for falling gold deliveries

Gold is Zimbabwe's top export, followed by platinum and tobacco, mining in general accounts for more than 75% of the country's exports.
By Julia Ndlela 10h ago

Zim’s export receipts nosedive

The price decline for PGMs was mainly attributable to abundant supplies in the face of deteriorating global macro-economic conditions which generated subdued demand.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Apr. 10, 2024

Zimbabwe’s gold production up 25%

According to statistics obtained by Standardbusiness last week, small-scale miners produced 1 895,9 kg, up 32% compared to the same period last year.
By Belinda Chiroodza Feb. 11, 2024

Ministry dispatches gold mobilisation teams

This can deprive the country of much-needed capital and expertise.
By Brent Shamu and Tafadzwa Mhlanga Oct. 3, 2023

Zim produces US$1,1b gold

The data obtained by Standardbusiness also show that gold in the second quarter of this year rose by 29% to 7 987 kgs. In July, gold output stood at 2 674 kgs.
By Mthandazo Nyoni and Freeman Makopa Aug. 20, 2023

Gold production down 11%

Zimbabwe experienced a severe power crisis in the first four months of 2023, resulting in mining houses incurring heavy losses.
By Freeman Makopa Jul. 23, 2023

Govt uses agric models to support mining sector

The secretary said they started a gold mobilisation exercise to boost output.
By Freeman Makopa May. 4, 2023

Gold deliveries to hit 40t

The FGR is, however, expecting their deliveries to increase this year to reach 40 tonnes.
By Sydney Kawadza Feb. 3, 2023