Business Confidence Index records increase amidst negative sentiment

The ZACCI Business Confidence Index Q2 – 2019 survey covers the period from April, 2019 to June, 2019. The survey captures the current business climate in Zambia and factors... Read more »

Investment and Trade Opportunities in Zambia

There are a number of commercial opportunities in Zambia’s emerging economy, including a rising middle class in urban population centers. In general, most sectors are noncompetitive and are dominated... Read more »

2020 Budget submission

The Ministry of Finance is inviting stakeholders, including the general public and business community, to submit proposals on taxes and non-tax (user fees and fines). The submissions will form... Read more »

Register your Company

Looking to register a company or any other organisation in Zambia, then look no further. All the information you need is right here and the ZACCI research team will... Read more »

Central Bank Hikes Policy rate

Zambia’s central bank on 22 May announced a 50 basis points to 10.25% signalling the first rate hike since December 2015. Against all odds, Governor Denny Kalyalya limited the... Read more »

Zambia Business Confidence declines in Q1

The overall Business Confidence Index in Q1 of 2019 (January to April 2019) has decreased according to the ZACCI Business Confidence survey conducted on 239 members of ZACCI across... Read more »


The Latest ZACCI Journal is out! The theme “high advocacy drive” echoes the current momentum as ZACCI goes into overdrive in advocating for Zambian Business.Foreword from ZACCI President I... Read more »

Business Confidence index climbs despite worse Zambian Business Performance

Zambia’s business performance worsened in the fourth quarter of 2018, the latest business confidence index survey has revealed. Giving a brief on the business confidence index for the fourth... Read more »

Reducing the Trade Deficit and High debt stock impact on Budget performance in Zambia

ZACCI Researcher Kampamba Shula presents an eccentric paper on reducing the trade deficit and high debt stock impact on Budget performance. Download the working paper below. Download via Research... Read more »

Management of Skills Fund and impact on business

ZACCI Researcher Kampamba Shula presents a review of the skills fund levy and its implications on business in 2018. Download below.   Management of Skills Fund and impact on... Read more »