Burhan resurrects Bashir's Green Zone gum arabic export vehicle

General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan.
General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan. © Abaca Press
Created during the Bashir era, the state-owned Green Zone was designed to compete with Western exporters of Sudanese gum arabic and bring in much-needed foreign currency. Finding itself once again in the eye of the economic storm, Sudan is banking on its erstwhile money spinner. [...] (482 words)
Issue dated 13/05/2022 Reading time 2 minutes
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