South Africa’s macroeconomic variables create an exciting and often challenging environment for the big retailers – from a volatile exchange rate to worrying employment figures.

In this section we provide up-to-date numbers on all the variables that count – and some commentary on how they impact on the trade.

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The South African Economic ‘State of the Nation’ Report provides clear, easy-to-read insight into the latest South African economic data, and how it affects your business and the consumer in the consumer goods retail sector.

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ECONOMIC GROWTH
EXCHANGE RATES 
INPUT PRICES 



Updated: Monthly Updated: Monthly Updated: Monthly

INFLATION



INTEREST RATES
EMPLOYMENT 



Updated: Monthly Updated: Monthly Updated: Monthly

HOUSEHOLD DEBT
CONSUMER CONFIDENCE  



RETAIL SALES 







Updated: Monthly Updated: Monthly Updated: Monthly

 

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