Economic Overview & Business Opportunities
Lusaka is the capital and largest city of Zambia and as such is the centre of the country’s economic activities plus all government departments in Zambia are headquartered in Lusaka city. All major economic decisions in the country are made in Lusaka and it has Multi facility economic zones.
One of the fastest-developing cities in Southern Africa. The Zambian economy has been classified as one of the fastest developing and most robust economies in Africa in recent times, having witnessed over a decade of rapid economic growth.
A combination of prudent macroeconomic management, market liberalization and privatization efforts, investments in the copper industry and related infrastructure, and steep increase in copper prices helped achieve an average annual growth of around 6.0% during the last ten years. Foreign direct investment rose from approximately US$164.9 million in 2003 to US$1.73 billion
It dominates the country’s urban system and accounts for 32 percent of the total urban population in the country with a 2.1 million population as at 2010. We believe this figure should be well over 3 million as at 2013.
There are a lot of Emerging business in Lusaka which need finance and corporate services so there is an opportunity for EFL to position itself as a financing broker as well as provide advisory services.
The Lusaka Stock Exchange and the Bond and derivative exchange which are the trade center of Zambia capital markets are all based in Lusaka. A dedicated team that provides Personalized services to our clients
We develop long term relationship based on trust, delivery and service excellence. We believe in listening to the client, as understanding each client’s specific business and transactional needs is integral to delivering a world class service.
Our clients choose to use us because:
• We focus on delivery and service
• We employ resident staff with local knowledge and experience
• We take time to listen to our clients.
A dedicated team that provides Personalized services to our clients.