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‘Tobacco production lucrative investment’

Tobacco farming.

NANCY MWAPE, Lusaka
GOVERNMENT says the tobacco industry has great potential to contribute to the growth of the economy through employment and wealth creation.

Ministry of Development Planning Permanent Secretary Chola Chabala said tobacco production as a lucrative investment opportunity is 7.5 times profitable per hectare than maize production and fourteen times profitable than cotton.
Mr Chabala said this on Wednesday when he appeared before the Parliamentary Committee on Youth, Sport and Child Development.http://epaper.daily-mail.co.zm/

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