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A view on the state of e-commerce in South Africa, with no mention of a new normal, pivoting or anything unprecedented. More...

Nicola Allen | Associate Research Analyst | 06 Jul 2021

Thought Leadership: Industry News & Articles

The informal market in South Africa is valued at R164 billion per year, according to Trade Inte... More...

Richard Dunn Chief Implementation Officer at M4Jam | 29 Jun 2021

A fundamental driver of community unrest and poor public relations is the disconnect between fu... More...

Garth McCann, Head of Sales at Gig Technology Company M4Jam | 29 Jun 2021

A survey of 1000 South Africans reveal their attitudes toward the spiralling count of corruptio... More...

M4Jam | 29 Jun 2021

Just as South Africa has been racked by worsening waves of Covid-19, with health facilities str... More...

M4Jam | 29 Jun 2021

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GDP Growth in Q1 2021
Seasonally adjusted (not annualised)



Retail Trade Sales Growth
+15.8% YoY
May 2021
+2.0% vs May 2019 
Consumer Price Index


June 2021
Unemployment Rate
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