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    Russia, Zimbabwe to Start Building Platinum Production Complex in 2016

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    Russia and Zimbabwe plan to start construction of a joint platinum production complex from July 2016, Zimbabwean Foreign Minister Simbarashe Mumbengegwi said Saturday.

    HARARE (Sputnik) — On Friday, Russian Trade Minister Denis Manturov visited the Zimbabwean city of Bulawayo to attend the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair, where Russia is presenting a number of products and services.

    "I have been informed that the feasibility study of the project will be ready by July 2016. After that the construction of the first stage of the production complex will begin," Mumbengegwi said during the session of the Russian-Zimbabwean intergovernmental commission.

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