Market Report - South Africa




Background of South Africa

South Africa is a country in Southern Africa that covers an area of 1,219,090 square kilometers and the 26th largest country in the world. South Africa is at the southern tip of the continent of Africa. The capital of South Africa is Pretoria. South Africa has mostly semiarid climate. The country possess gold, chromium, antimony, coal, iron ore, manganese, nickel, phosphates, tin,rare earth elements, uranium, gem diamonds, platinum, copper, vanadium, salt, natural gas as natural resources.

Population54,841,552 (July 2017 est.)

GDP per Capita (PPP)$13,500 (2017 est.)

Total ExportsUS $ Bn 88.3 (2017)

Total ImportUS $ Bn 83.0 (2017)

CurrencyRand (ZAR)