On September 19, Ambassador Du Xiaohui met with Hon. Paul Kabuswe, Minister of Mines and Minerals Development, and exchanged views on China-Zambia cooperation in the mining field.
Ambassador Du said that the successful phone call between two heads of state is a milestone for the China-Zambia relations. Mining is a key area of China-Zambia cooperation. China is willing to help Zambia develop the whole value chain of the mining industry, and deepen the investment and trade cooperation between Chinese and Zambian in the mining sector through the platform of the China-Zambia Trade and Investment Forum.
Hon. Kabuswe said that the phone call has deepened the traditional friendship between Zambia and China. Zambia is willing to carry out more cooperation with China in the mining field and welcomes Chinese enterprises to expand investment in Zambia's mining industry.