South Africa’s manufacturing output falls 49.4% year on year in April
- 10th July 2020
- Posted by: Hakeem
- Category: Economics
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s manufacturing output fell 49.4% year on year in April during a nationwide lockdown, after contracting by a revised 5.5% in March, the statistics agency said on Thursday.
Factory production was down 44.3% in April month on month and declined 16.9% in the three months to the end of April, Statistics South Africa said.