Ming Chang Sino-Africa Mining Investments (Ming Chang) has set up a multi-million dollar brick-making plant at Bell Riverlea Plant in Kwekwe, Midlands Province.
This is part of the company’s plan to support the Government of Zimbabwe’s National Development Strategy 1 (NDSI) of industrial development and employment creation.
The brick-making plant currently employs 21 Zimbabweans under the supervision of one Chinese who is the manager for the plant.
The plant has a daily production capacity of 20 000 bricks and is producing the colored and hollow bricks to meet different specified needs of its customers.
“This investment is part of the company’s plans to assist Zimbabwe’s revived reindustrialization strategy as well as creating employment. The company has shown its capacity in various portfolios where it has managed to create employment and modernize the mining sector.
“The brick-making plant in Kwekwe has already employed about 21 locals and this is just the beginning as the company will be considering expanding its production capacity in the future,” Ming Chang Sino-Africa Mining Investments said.
Ming Chang Sino-Africa Mining Investments has gold operations in Shamva, Shurugwi, Bindura, Mazowe, Kwekwe, Kadoma as well as a gold processing plant in Bubi.-Kwekwe