Zambia’s leaf production keeps rising
Zambia will this season produce more than 15 million kg of tobacco, up from about 13 million kg last season, according to local media sources quoting the Tobacco Association of Zambia. In 1999, production stood at 3 million kg.
World Leaf News
With Zambia increasing its production of tobacco, the government has announced that it will soon open a tobacco processing plant in the Luangwa district of Lusaka, according to a Xinhua report quoting Agriculture Minister Mundia Sikatana.