Infrastructure of Zambia
The logistics performance index of Zambia is 2.46. It indicates a mediocre performance - shipping procedures are relatively unreliable, timeliness and safety of transferred goods are often a problem, although such a system may function relatively well if traffic is no too dense.
Customs performance is rated at 2.54. It indicates a satisfactory performance - the customs clearance procedure is effective in general, although long time can occasionally be a problem; the customs system certainly does not discourage international business activity; documents and fees needed are usually publicly available.
Infrastructure quality in Zambia is rated to be at 2.31. It indicates a mediocre quality - roads, railroad, ports and other facilities are able to handle somewhat significant traffic, but not enough to ensure smooth transit at all times.
International shipment quality is 2.13. It indicates a mediocre performance - the services provided are somewhat attractive to foreign customers and the price accurately matches the quality, which is still not very competitive.
The competence of logistics service providers is valued at 2.47. The providers are of mediocre competence - they are able to ensure a certain degree of quality in their services, even excelling at times, although generally their performance may still be lacking in many aspects.
Tracking possibilities for shipments are rated at 2.47. It indicates a mediocre performance - the tracking systems provide some degree of information which usually includes the most necessary topics, such as the current location of a shipment, the dates of arrival and departure and the status of a shipment; still, more detailed information about the status and multi-language accessibility options are usually lacking.
Tracking possibilities for shipments are rated at 2.91. It indicates a satisfactory performance - most of the shipments arrive timely and within the scheduled time brackets; late arrivals are still possible, although uncommon.
In Zambia, 22.1% of the population has access to electricity. Zambia has 88 airports nationwide. There are 16,571 internet hosts in Zambia. The number of road motor vehicles per 1000 inhabitants in Zambia is 114.
The total road length in Zambia is 40,454 km (25,142 miles). Out of them 0 km (0 miles) of roads are classified as motorways, freeways, or autobahns.
On average, you would pay 1.68 USD for one liter of gasoline in Zambia. One liter of diesel would cost 0.67 USD.