The industrial index opened the week on a higher note after gaining 1.19 points to close at 203.25 points with the mining went up 3.99 points to close at 69.44 points.

Simbisa advanced by.50 cents to trade at 25.00 cents, Econet put on 0.82 cents to end at 40.00 cents while Seedco added 0.75 cents to 139.00 cents.

Axia was up by 0.50 cents to close at 12.50 cents whilst Padenga was 0.15 cents stronger at 27.90 cents.

There were no trades in the negative while British American Tobacco, Afdis, FBC Holdings and Innscor traded unchanged at 1805.00 cents, 60.00 cents, 13.60 cents and 72.75 cents in that order.

The mining index went up by 3.99 points to settle at 69.44 points.

RioZim gained 5.00 cents to close at 60.00 cents and Hwange put on 0.10 cents to 2.60 cents.

Bindura and Falgold remained unchanged at previous trading levels at 2.45 cents and 1.00 cents in that order.