Zimbabwe’s Ariston Holdings sustains growth momentum as revenue increase 50%

ZIMBABWE – Ariston Holdings Limited, a diversified agricultural firm in Zimbabwe, is upbeat of maintaining a growth trajectory in the second half of the current financial year following a 50% growth in revenues for the […]

Zimbabwe’s Ariston Holdings sustains growth momentum as revenue increase 50%

ZIMBABWE – Ariston Holdings Limited, a diversified agricultural firm in Zimbabwe, is upbeat of maintaining a growth trajectory in the second half of the current financial year following a 50% growth in revenues for the […]

Zimbabwe eyes Chinese citrus market to boost sector

ZIMBABWE – Zimbabwe has unveiled plans of exporting citrus products to China as part of the government’s efforts to increase investments in the value chain at a global scale. Dr Sibusiso Moyo, Foreign Affairs and […]

Lessafre Zimbabwe ventures into wheat farming to boost local supply

ZIMBABWE – Lessafre Zimbabwe, the sole yeast manufacturer in Zimbabwe, has ventured into wheat farming as part of its efforts to help reduce the import bill which has had an impact to the local milling […]

Zimbabwe’s maize output to sink 54% as adverse weather impacts on production

ZIMBABWE- A crop and livestock assessment carried out in Zimbabwe projects that the country’s maize production for the 2018-2019 summer cropping season is expected to decline 54% to 776 635 tonnes of maize. This is […]

EU to launch US$45.04m livestock programme in Zimbabwe

ZIMBABWE – The European Union (EU) is set to launch a US$45.04 million (€40m) four-year agricultural growth programme to improve Zimbabwe’s livestock sector. The EU will partner with the Zimbabwe Agricultural Growth Programme (ZAGP) in […]

Zimbabwe’s retailer OK reports 196% growth in profits amid tough economy

ZIMBABWE – OK Zimbabwe, the country’s largest retailer, has reported 196% increase in net earnings to US$8.59 million in the year ended March 31, 2019 from US$2.90million posted last year. The retailer’s revenues grew by […]

Zimbabwe signs US$100m agriculture mechanisation deal to boost sector

ZIMBABWE – The government of Zimbabwe has entered into an agriculture mechanisation deal with Belarus and John Deere, manufacturer of agriculture equipment, valued at US$100 million. Under the agreement, the two will supply agriculture mechanisation […]

Zimbabwe’s Agriculture Marketing Authority seeks to float US$50m agro bills

ZIMBABWE – The Agriculture Marketing Authority of Zimbabwe (AMA) is set to float US$50 million worth of agro bills for the purchase of maize from farmers in the 2019 marketing season. The authority was established […]

Zimbabwe’s Agriculture Marketing Authority records 26% growth in revenue

ZIMBABWE – The Agriculture Marketing Authority (AMA) recorded 26 percent growth in revenues to US$2.3 million for the year ended December 31, 2018 supported by increased agricultural production during the period under review. According to […]