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OJSC “BELAZ” successfully develops cooperation with mining companies from the Republic of Zimbabwe

October 19, 2018

On October 19, 2018 Mr. Winston Chitando, Minister of Mines and Mining Development in Zimbabwe, visited OJSC "BELAZ".

Meeting of delegates according to the Belarusian tradition.  

The Republic of Zimbabwe is one of economically developed countries of Africa. The country is rich of mineral deposits – black coal, diamonds, gold, lithium, copper and others. Since 2014 Zimbabwe is one of main export markets for BELAZ equipment.

Acting General Director of OJSC "BELAZ" Mr. Oleg Stsiapuk shows to Mr. Winston Chitando the company’s layout.

At the present day BELAZ-7555B mining dump trucks with payload capacity of 55 tons, BELAZ – 75131 mining dump trucks with payload capacity of 130 tons, BELAZ – 75221 front end loaders, BELAZ – 78231 dozers, BELAZ  76473 water sprinklers and BELAZ – 7455B recovery tractors operate in Hwange Coliery coal mine  and Zimbabwe  Consolidated  Diamond  Company (private)  Ltd diamond mine. In 2017 it was completed one of the largest annual supplies to far-abroad countries: precisely 52 units of mining equipment were supplied to Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (private) Ltd diamond mine.

In company’s museum.

During the visit to BELAZ Mr. Chitando and the delegates learnt about history of BELAZ, its development and range of products. BELAZ mining dump trucks with payload capacity of 450 tons and other equipment which were demonstrated at the exhibition grounds proved the effectives and reliability of OJSC "BELAZ" work.

  Delegates from Zimbabwe on the deck of 450-ton mining dump truck.

During negotiations it was noted that cooperation between BELAZ and mining companies from Zimbabwe is mutually beneficial. Besides, it was underlined the mutual interest in projects implementation and new prospects for cooperation.
 
BELAZ equipment in Hwange Colliery coal mine.  

African countries successfully and quickly increase the mining production, for this reason Africa is one main export markets for BELAZ equipment.  BELAZ equipment operates in Zimbabwe, Angola, South Africa, Morocco, and Egypt.

BELAZ is a reliable business partner that proved its competence having realized a number of national projects in many countries of the world.

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