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Bank of Tanzania economy report

Tanzania economy is projected to grow at 5.6 per cent, the central bank of Tanzania (BoT) revealed during its May 28, 2021, Monetary Policy Committee (MPC).

As Tanzania ascend towards marking a year since upgraded to a low-middle-income country, it has been taking serious steps to revamp its economy, by reshuffling its investment and trading operations.

Unlike 2020 whereas the entire world was battling COVID-19 this year the MPC noted that it was “pleased with good performance of the economy, which is amid global spillover of the adverse impact of the pandemic. Growth is estimated at 4.8 per cent in 2020, lower than the projection of 5.5 per cent, reflecting the adverse impact of the pandemic”

Further, the committee noted that the economy in 2021 will be reinforced by several sectors particularly construction, agriculture and transport and communications activities.

These projects are rather quite far from the African Development Bank …