South Africa Manufacturing Production  1974-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Manufacturing production in South Africa shrank 1.4 percent year-on-year in July of 2017, following a downwardly revised 2.2 percent fall in June and worse than market expectations of a 0.35 percent drop. The largest downward contributions came from petroleum, chemical products, rubber and plastic products (-7.2 percent compared to -9.9 percent in June); motor vehicles, parts and accessories and other transport equipment (-4 percent compared to 1.7 percent) and wood and wood products, paper, publishing and printing (-3.8 percent, the same as in June). On a monthly basis, manufacturing output jumped 1.5 percent. Industrial Production in South Africa averaged 0.95 percent from 1974 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 18.50 percent in May of 1995 and a record low of -23.20 percent in April of 2009.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-07-11 11:00 AM Manufacturing Production YoY -0.8% -4.2% 0.2%
2017-08-10 11:00 AM Manufacturing Production YoY -2.3% -0.9% -1.9% -1.6%
2017-09-07 11:00 AM Manufacturing Production YoY -1.4% -2.3% -0.35% -0.9%
2017-10-10 11:00 AM Manufacturing Production YoY -1.4% -1.86%
2017-11-09 11:00 AM Manufacturing Production YoY -2.48%
2017-12-07 11:00 AM Manufacturing Production YoY -2.47%


South Africa Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 35.00 29.00 91.00 10.20 [+]
Manufacturing PMI 44.00 42.90 64.20 34.20 [+]
Industrial Production -1.40 -2.20 18.50 -23.20 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 1.50 -0.30 9.10 -8.70 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 81.30 81.70 86.30 76.90 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 5340.00 2749.00 60285.00 -58506.00 ZAR Million [+]
Bankruptcies 128.00 154.00 511.00 63.00 Companies [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 49220.00 46719.00 65689.00 18482.00 [+]
Car Registrations 32161.00 30826.00 42915.00 5155.00 Cars [+]
Leading Economic Index -0.10 0.00 4.60 -3.60 percent [+]
Mining Production 0.90 1.30 23.20 -18.40 percent [+]
Steel Production 493.20 458.00 885.00 182.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Coincident Index 89.60 95.30 141.17 88.12 Index Points [+]
Competitiveness Index 4.47 4.39 4.54 4.31 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 47.00 49.00 56.00 35.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 49.80 50.10 52.70 46.40 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 74.00 72.00 74.00 32.00 [+]
Electricity Production 22200.00 21845.00 23801.00 10439.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]
Corruption Index 45.00 44.00 56.80 41.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 64.00 61.00 72.00 23.00 [+]


South Africa Manufacturing Production Notes

In South Africa, industrial production measures the output of businesses integrated in the manufacturing sector of the economy. This page provides - South Africa Industrial Production - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. South Africa Manufacturing Production - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-1.40 -2.20 18.50 -23.20 1974 - 2017 percent Monthly
2015=100, NSA



industrial production by Country

Last
Australia 0.70 Jun/17
Brazil 2.50 Jul/17
Canada 8.95 May/17
China 6.00 Aug/17
Euro Area 3.20 Jul/17
France 3.70 Jul/17
Germany 4.00 Jul/17
India 1.20 Jul/17
Indonesia -1.40 Jun/17
Italy 4.40 Jul/17
Japan 4.70 Jul/17
Mexico -1.60 Jul/17
Netherlands 4.00 Jul/17
Russia 1.50 Aug/17
South Korea 0.10 Jul/17
Spain 1.90 Jul/17
Switzerland 2.90 Jun/17
Turkey 14.50 Jul/17
United Kingdom 0.40 Jul/17
United States 1.50 Aug/17