WATCH: Why SA escaped a technical recession
Citadel chief economist Maarten Ackerman talk to Business Day TV about the second-quarter GDP numbers
News that the economy grew by 3.1% in the second quarter of 2019 means the country dodged a technical recession.
The bulk of the heavy lifting has come from the mining sector which registered growth of more than 14%.
Citadel chief economist Maarten Ackerman joined Business Day TV to discuss the rebound in greater detail.
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