A “round up” on the ending financial previous year

Zambian 2016 Political Economy Review

Zambia has faced its worst economic crisis in a decade on the back of lower than expected commodity prices in FY2015/16 which affected the country’s main exports, copper. As is the case in numerous other countries, global commodity prices had a negative on the economic growth of commodity-driven economies such as Zambia due to a decline in export revenues.