The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange has ended the week on a higher note on the back of gains by the industrial listed counters.

The industrial index closed the week on a higher note after putting on 1.83 points to close at 222.08 points on the back of subdued trading activity, while the mining or resources index was flat at 70.17 points.

Afdis was 4.75 cents solid at 65.00 cents, ZB Financial Holdings gained 2.58 cents to close at 19.50 cents and CFI increased by 2.15 cents to settle at 65.15 cents.

Padenga went up by a further 2.00 cents to trade at 40.00 cents and Econet added 1.25 cents to close at 45.25 cents.

Zimplow and ZPI lost 0.10 cents each to close at 6.60 cents and 1.40 cents.

The industrial index surged by 8.94 points compared to week ending 18 August 2017.

Bindura, Falgold, Hwange and RioZim remained unchanged.

Week on week the industrial index retreated by 3.87 points.