This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.

Public ID: PID-B7DZ5G

State electricity monopoly and monopsony in Zimbabwe limits the market for UK companies

in Zimbabwe

Trade barrier summary

The Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority is the only permitted seller and purchaser of electricity in Zimbabwe. This means that power providers cannot enter into direct agreements with individual purchasers even though there is demand to do so.

Sectors affected

  • Agriculture, horticulture, fisheries and pets
  • Energy



Date reported

6 January 2021

Last updated

25 November 2021

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