Exports In 2019, Zimbabwe exported $1.39M in Iron Ore, making it the 64th largest exporter of Iron Ore in the world. At the same year, Iron Ore was the 89th most exported product in Zimbabwe . The main destination of Iron Ore exports from Zimbabwe are: Mozambique ($1.38M), United States ($4.72k), Germany ($3.88k), China ($524), and South Africa ...
W hen you're sitting atop one of the world's biggest mineral deposits, selling it isn't the first thing you think of doing, but Rio Tinto 's(NYSE: RIO) decision to sell its stake in the massive Simandou iron ore project in the west African republic of Guinea isn't necessarily a surprise or unwarranted.
Zimbabwe is blessed with abundant mineral resources in every district making it one of the richest countries in natural resources. Zimbabwe is endowed with over 60 Minerals including Diamonds, Gold, Lithium, Platinum, Coal, Chrome, Copper among others. In the table below are all the Minerals and Locations the minerals are found in Zimbabwe.
Bambari and Bakala are iron ore deposits located approximately 1,500 km from the sea.  Congo (Brazzaville) [ edit] Deposits and production in Congo (Brazzaville) include: Mayoko - in 2008 a possible iron ore mine is being considered   Mayoko is already served by a narrow gauge railway branchline. The company is Exxaro Resources .
Zimbabwe has huge iron ore deposits associated with banded ironstone formations in greenstone belts. Major deposits are estimated to be over 30 billion tonnes of reserves. Deposits with high-grade ore are found in Buchwa and Ripple Creek. Significant ironstone deposits include the huge Mwanesi deposit west of Chivhu and Nyuni near Masvingo.
Iron ore • Huge deposits associated with banded ironstone formations - >30 billion tonnes - Although much not DSO, the vast stretches of BIF contain on average 35-40% Fe. These may, with advance of technology, become important ore reserves. • Other significant deposits - Iron Formations in the Limpopo Mobile Belt e.g Mongula and Manyoka