South Africa New Car Sales  Forecast


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Car Registrations in South Africa is expected to be 33067.40 Cars by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Car Registrations in South Africa to stand at 31496.98 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the South Africa New Car Sales is projected to trend around 27687.19 Cars in 2020, according to our econometric models.


South Africa Business Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Business Confidence 35 45 35.51 36.48 38.32 45
Manufacturing PMI 47.8 54.5 54.7 54.7 50.38 55.9
Industrial Production -1.6 1.9 0.91 1.01 1.05 1
Industrial Production Mom -0.8 -0.2 0.14 0.13 0.12 0.5
Capacity Utilization 81.3 81.9 81.25 81.3 81.35 81.5
Changes in Inventories 5340 4667 4483 4603 4972 5432
Bankruptcies 161 177 185 193 200 224
Total Vehicle Sales 51040 48253 47896 47643 47289 44832
Car Registrations 35316 33067 32728 32093 31497 27687
Leading Economic Index 1.2 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.11 1
Internet Speed 6737 6768 6705 6625 6537 5741
IP Addresses 4274668 4233225 4261257 4237882 4236845 4153816
Steel Production 556 584 607 625 639 681
Mining Production -0.9 0.5 0.28 0.05 -0.01 1.2
Coincident Index 92.9 92.94 93.3 93.64 93.97 96.5
Competitiveness Index 4.32 4.42 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.53
Competitiveness Rank 61 48 50 50 50 45
Composite Pmi 49.6 49.83 49.89 49.9 49.9 49.9
Ease of Doing Business 82 72 67 64 62 69
Electricity Production 21013 21829 21576 21338 21113 19635
Corruption Index 45 45 46 46 46 48
Corruption Rank 64 60 62 62 62 57