Infrastructure: faster Zambian copper exports.

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Zambia's recovering copper and cobalt mining industry was further boosted with the announcement that its Copper Belt region is to be re-linked with Angola's Benguela railway line to facilitate transport of its copper exports to European and North American customers. The link was destroyed in the Angolan civil war.

The privately-owned Northwest Rail is to partner local and foreign companies in laying the line staring next year. Preliminary estimates put the cost of the project at...

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