GDP data is the biggest release next week

JOHANNESBURG – The first quarter 2018 gross domestic product (GDP) data on Tuesday is the biggest data release next week, but there will also be some important data releases that will show how the economy progressed in the second quarter.
The April manufacturing and mining data on Thursday will show how the production side of the economy performed at the start of the second quarter. The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) Business Confidence Index (BCI) on Wednesday will also help to show how economic indicators have reacted in May. The May tractor sales and bulk export volumes have …read more