Trading on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange opened the month on a mixed, with the industrial index adding a significant 2.43 points to close at 164.77 points, while the mining index was unchanged at 69,93 points.

Seed producer, SEEDCO moved up by 2,80 cents to close at 1,00 cents, Delta gained 2,50 cents to close at 98,00 cents and First Mutual Holdings improved by 0,99 cents to settle at 7,99 cents.

Telecommunications giant, Econet added 1,03 cents to close at 31,53 cents, while MeiklesĀ  and OK Zimbabwe rose by 0,50 cents each to close at 21,50 cents and 7,50 cents respectively.

Fidelity Life, Old Mutual and Star Africa Corporation traded unchanged.

In the mining index, Bindura, Falgold, Hwange and RIOZIM remained unchanged.