EXTRACTIVE Industry Transparency Initiative (EITI) delegates from ten African countries are impressed with the initiative to set up Mineral Data Analysis Centre (MIDAC) by the Mineral Value Chain Monitoring Project (MVCMP). The group recently toured MIDAC located at the Central Statistics Office (CSO) building where monthly mineral production reports and minerals export data are processed […]

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THE Chilean Delegation recently held discussions with the Zambia Mineral Value Chain Monitoring Project (MVCMP) Team with the aim of exchanging ideas and experiences in the monitoring of the mining sector in the two major copper mining countries. Chile is the world number one copper producer with an annual output of 5.5 million metric tons […]

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SMALL Scale Miners in North-Western Province have welcomed Government’s initiative to introduce electronic Mineral Production Reporting and Mineral Export Permit Systems. Speaking after attending the two day training session conducted by the Mineral Value Chain Monitoring (MVCMP) Team at Royal Solwezi Hotel, North-Western Small Scale Mining Association Dexter Phiri said the move will help to […]

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The Mineral Value Monitoring Project (MVCMP) has extended online Mineral Production Reporting and Export Permit Application to Small Scale Miners, Mineral Peocessing Companies and Mineral Trading Permit Holders. This development is contained in the notice released by MVCMP Communications Consultant Kunda Mwila recently. The Mineral Value Monitoring Project (MVCMP) wishes announce that it will be […]

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Lusaka-07-09-2017-NINE Major mines on the Copperbelt and North-Western Provinces have been migrated from manual monthly minerals production reporting to the electronic submission of reports on the Mineral Output Statistical Evaluation System (MOSES). The migration of mines to electronic reporting is a major milestone achieved under the Mineral Value Chain Monitoring Project (MVCMP) and the Mineral […]

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THE Mineral Value Chain Monitoring Team (MVCMP) has established the Mineral Data Analysis Centre (MIDAC) whose aim is to provide accurate mining production and export statistics. The centre, which is operating from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) is critical to attaining the overall objectives of the MVCMP and the Mineral Production Monitoring Support Project (MPMSP) […]

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THE Mineral Value Chain Monitoring Project (MVCMP) has commenced the piloting of the Online Export Permit Application System with the major mines of the Copperbelt and North-western regions. The Export Permit Module, which is one of key components of the Mineral Output Statistical Evaluation System (MOSES) was introduced to the selected mines at Stakeholder Workshop […]

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The Mineral Value Chain Monitoring Project (MVCMP) will on 28th November be holding a workshop for Small and Large Scale Mining companies on the Copperbelt with the view of demonstrating to them the Mineral Production Monitoring System and the Mineral Export Permit Application Module. The two systems being developed in collaboration with the Ministry of […]

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Zambia is among the top ten producers of copper in the world. To be precise, Zambia is number 8 in the world and second in Africa on the Copper Producing “Elite” List. The country’s copper production stands at approximately 710,000 metric tonnes; whereas that of Democratic Republic of Congo as the continent’s leading producer is […]

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The World Bank, as the coordinators of the donors under the Public Financial Management Reform Programme (PFMRP) and officials from the Finance and Mines Ministries wanted to familiarize themselves with the Mines that are piloting the Mineral Production Monitoring Module. It is against this background that between 15th to 16th September, the team undertook tour […]

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