Statement At the Conclusion of the IMF Mission to Zambia

[IMF]Washington, DC -An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team led by John Wakeman-Linn visited Lusaka during September 17-24 to conclude the 2013 Article IV Consultation discussions with Zambia.[1] The discussions focused on recent economic developments and the policies needed to ensure macroeconomic stability and continued growth. The mission met with Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda, Bank of Zambia Governor Michael Gondwe, and other senior government officials, as well as representatives from the private sector and civi