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11 2 economic overview in brief • the south african economy, which grew by an estimated 05 per cent in 2016, is expected to grow by 13 per cent in 2017. Labour under democracy and globalization in south africa'', a paper delivered at the south african sociological association(sasa) annual congress, held at the south african military academy, saldanha bay in collaboration with university of the western cape, western cape, 6-9 july. Manufacturing production in south africa increased 29 percent year-on-year in july of 2018, following a downwardly revised 06 percent rise in june and above market expectations of a 11 percent gain it was the biggest increase in industrial output since june of 2016, as production of food & beverages rose faster (58 percent from 41 percent in june.
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