mining in zimbabwe a new beginning

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS; A Mining Company Suspends ... Mar 31, 2001· Zimbabwe depends heavily on gold mining, its biggest export earner after tobacco, but production has been falling. Last year the country produced just over 22 metric tons, down from almost 28 metric tons in 1999, according to the country's chamber of mines. Where is Zimbabwe's Diamond Money Going? | Global Witness Yet, for all its economic ills, Zimbabwe is a country rich in natural resources. As a result of the Marange diamond fields, Zimbabwe is the world's sixth largest producer of diamonds by volume. Such a source of national wealth, if managed properly, could plug some of the budgetary holes and ultimately help drive the country's development. Caledonia Mining sees golden opportunities in Zimbabwe ... Caledonia Mining is seeking to expand in Zimbabwe, where output at its flagship gold mine has hit new highs and the country, gripped by a cash crisis, depends on it and other miners to generate ...    Read More