Third quarter 2021 slump in agriculture GDP a surprise but not a concern

Dec 08 2021


Statistic South Africa’s latest update on the country’s overall real GDP for 3Q2021 shows a decline of 1.5% quarter-on-quarter (q/q) seasonally adjusted (but not annualised). This follows a further downward revision of the 2Q2021 GDP to 1.1% q/q from 1.2% in the previous update. Paul Makube, Senior Agricultural Economist at FNB Agribusiness says the biggest surprise […]



Source: Mzansi Agriculture Talks