On this page you will find beneficial information regarding foreign direct investment in / trading with Zimbabwe. If you are interested in exploring trade or investment possibilities in the country, feel free to contact the International Trade Council team. Additionally, we encourage you to engage with the official government investment agency featured on this page.
It is important to note that while the statistics presented on this page were understood to be accurate at the time of publication, they are subject to change over time. Please consult your ITC Trade Commissioner for up-to-date information.
Type of Government: Parliamentary Democracy
Population: 16 million (2021)
GDP: 28.37 billion USD (2021)
Corporate Tax Rate: 24.72%
Personal Income Tax Rate: 36.05% - 51.5%
Major Exports: Gold ($3.51B), Nickel Mattes ($1.25B), Raw Tobacco ($863M), Ferroalloys ($380M), and Diamonds ($235M), exporting mostly to United Arab Emirates ($3.69B), South Africa ($1.88B), China ($537M), Mozambique ($498M), and Belgium ($174M).
Major Imports: Refined Petroleum ($1.08B), Vaccines, blood, antisera, toxins and cultures ($261M), Delivery Trucks ($206M), Nitrogenous Fertilizers ($187M), and Soybean Oil ($184M), importing mostly from South Africa ($3B), China ($992M), Singapore ($963M), United Arab Emirates ($294M), and Mozambique ($266M).
Investment Agency: ZimTrade
National Chamber of Commerce: Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce
Customs Agency: Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA)