Posted by Joseph Tembo

Zambia Railways Limited was among hundreds of business houses that exhibited at the 2018 Regional Investment Expositions in Central and
Northern Provinces.

The exhibitions gave corporates an opportunity to increase their visibility as well as create partnerships.

Zambia Railways Limited Chief Executive Officer Christopher Musonda during his presentations at both expos highlighted the areas of investment in the railway company.






Delegates at the Central Province Expo

Mr Musonda called on investors to participate in the capitalisation of ZRL which will lead to the economic growth of the country.

Some areas of investment highlighted in the presentation there is need to commercialise the Main Workshops as well as resuscitate the Foundry and
Blacksmith Shops.

The other areas of investment are the land and real estate, where ZRL owns over 378 hectares of bare land.

So far, the company has identified 5 main cities and towns were the institution owns prime land that can be developed through a model mutually agreed between ZRL and potential investors.

The Zambia Railways Chief urged the logistics providers to take advantage of the Statutory Instrument (SI) No. 7 of 2018 particularly through inter-modal operations.

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