Reviving rail routes to the Copperbelt

In order to move minerals east and west from Africa's Copperbelt, which extends through the Katanga region of the Democratic Republic of Congo and parts of neighboring Zambia, plans are taking shape to revive and rebuild neglected railways, as detailed in this article. Although the political backing is there, in order for the projects to come to fruition, a complicated mix of commercial and political interests must be brought into line.


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  • Accession Number: 01533001
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 4 2014 3:12PM