Country profile South Africa - Food and Agriculture,
ECONOMY, AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SECURITY The South African economy is largely based on services, manufacturing and mining. In 2014, the gross domestic product (GDP) was US$ 350 billion (current US$), with an annual growth of 1.5 percent, down from over 5 percent in 2005. Unemployment affects 32 percent of the active population (RSA, 2013).CONTRIBUTION OF INDUSTRIAL MINERALS TO SOUTH AFRICA’S,Although South Africa’s cement industry has come under pressure, owing to cheap cement imports, subdued growth and low business confidence, the industry is expected to recover margins in the long run. South Africa’s market share is increasing, with local industries venturing toSouth Africa Agriculture Market Trends, Size| Industry,,South Africa Agriculture Market is expected to witness a CAGR of 4.2% during the forecast period. South African food crops dominate the agricultural market in the region. The report gives a detailed insight into market size, latest trends, industry growth and report. Download Sample Report Now!