Inside Zimbabwe''s illicit gold-mining trade | Journalismfund
2020-9-17 · Inside Zimbabwe''s illicit gold-mining trade. 2020-09-17. HARARE - Gold is Zimbabwe''s chief export product. However, partly because of the country''s monetary policy, an estimate of 50% of artisanal and small-scale mined gold in Zimbabwe is lost to smuggling, causing bloody turf wars that have claimed hundreds of lives.