The SME Market in Zambia

What is a Small to Medium Enterprise in Zambia?

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are businesses that maintain revenues, assets or a number of employees between certain thresholds. Each country has its own definition of what constitutes a small and medium-sized enterprise (SME). Small and medium-sized enterprises in Africa are generally businesses with no more than 250 employees, though some countries have lower limits.

Capital: Lusaka 
  🇿🇲 ZMW [23.9298 GBP]    Africa/Lusaka

The  SME Market in Zambia

How big is the SME Market in Zambia?

Small and medium-size enterprises play a hugely important role in the economy of Zambia. They outnumber large firms considerably, employ vast numbers of people and are entrepreneurial in nature, helping to shape innovation and support local communities.

Zambia has a population of over 17,351,822 people. At full performance the GDP of Zambia is over $23,060,000,000 USD.

What help is available for SMEs in Zambia?

Help for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) includes virtual peer-to-peer advisory boards. With our blended model utilising Zoom and supplemented by in person meetings we are able to support and grow businesses anywhere in the world. Our growing network of Regional Directors ensure that we have suitable people to help you whatever your language or time zone.


For more details contact: Henry Clarke Kisembo

Henry Clarke Kisembo

Better businesses mean better, more successful communities