Our Funds Portfolio Companies Current Investments

New Limpopo Projects Investments


Status: ACTIVE

Sector: Transport - Rail

IDEAS Managed Fund

Location: Zimbabwe, Zambia


New Limpopo Projects Investments Ltd (NLPI) is a railway owner and operator whose main investment focus is on African infrastructure projects. NLPI has a 30-year concession to build and operate a railway line from the border town of Beitbridge to Bulawayo in Zimbabwe, an agreement to operate the railway line between Bulawayo and Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, as well as a 20-year concession to operate and maintain the Zambian railway network. NLPI facilitates the efficient transportation of goods from the Zambian Copper Belt to the South African border and beyond. The Corridor is the main hub for southbound raw materials hauled from developing countries to South Africa and finished products that are railed to the north.