Picture: 123RF/Andrei Nekrassov
Picture: 123RF/Andrei Nekrassov

A sluggish economy, a decline in government spending and the late payment of contractors by the state are just some of the factors that have been weighing on the local construction sector, and now the lockdown has forced many businesses to shut down temporarily.

Optimum Investment Group economic adviser Roelof Botha talked to Business Day TV about what lies ahead for the sector. 

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