Picture: GALLO IMAGES/LISA HNATOWICZ
Picture: GALLO IMAGES/LISA HNATOWICZ

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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