Exports

 
SA's current account deficit widens
SA's current account deficit widens
The country’s trade balance moved from a surplus in the fourth quarter of 2017 to a deficit in the first segment of 2018, causing the current...
South Africa’s economy is badly skewed to the big guys: How it can be changed
South Africa’s economy is badly skewed to the big guys: How it can be changed
The South African economy looks uncomfortably the same to the one...
Two Lebanese brothers in court for Hezbollah drone export case
Two Lebanese brothers in court for Hezbollah drone export case
Two Lebanese citizens are expected to appear at the Kempton Park Magistrate's Court on Monday for allegedly illegally exporting components of...
South Africa's first black female winemaker shakes up industry
South Africa's first black female winemaker shakes up industry
With a history dating back over three centuries, South Africa's world-renowned wine industry has long been the domain of generations of just a few...
Upturn in SA's balance of trade is not all good news, but will please rating agencies
Upturn in SA's balance of trade is not all good news, but will please rating agencies
South Africa’s second trade surplus two months in a row is a strangely positive development for an economy that is expected to record no growth...
​Scrap metal merchants rail against new export controls, despite noble intentions
​Scrap metal merchants rail against new export controls, despite noble intentions
The government is seeking to increase controls on the export of scrap metal, but there are sellers and buyers alike who say there is no use...
Surge in exports is due to global growth, not the rand
Surge in exports is due to global growth, not the rand
Exports are expected to increase this year and may even outpace imports, but analysts believe the improvements should be attributed to global...
Local scrap industry feels the squeeze
Local scrap industry feels the squeeze
Restrictions on the export of waste and scrap metal, which require dealers first to offer scrap to local consumers at a 20% discount before being...
SA wine exports reach record volumes on bumper harvest
SA wine exports reach record volumes on bumper harvest
South African wine exports climbed to a record last year as countries including the UK and Germany increased orders.
Only foreign ships transport SA's exports
Only foreign ships transport SA's exports
South Africa's ship register is seen as "uncompetitive", a perception that has resulted in not a single merchant vessel being listed,...
EU, SA talk exports after citrus disease scare
EU, SA talk exports after citrus disease scare
International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane and European commission – European Union's executive body – vice-president...
African coffee isn't worth a bean
African coffee isn't worth a bean
Perhaps the one thing that stands out the most in the international coffee trade is the obvious injustice towards African, Asian and Latin American...

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