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No more maize export bans, government to remove the 10% maize tax-Mutati

Published on June 29, 2017

Finance Minister Felix Mutati has assured the private sector that government will ensure there are no more export bans. Mr Mutati said that government will also remove the ten percent tax on maize exports following an outcry from the concerned stakeholders.

Mr Mutati said that the government will see to it that it facilitates simplification of documents at border entry points to allow smooth trade within the African region.

Mr Mutati said that the Zambian government will also engage East African countries by Monday to smoothen the trading agreements so that there is more regional trade. Read more. Source | Lusaka Times