Mpact’s earnings impress but carbon tax, Eskom could weigh

PUBLISHED: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:39:09 GMT

Mpact expects future profits to be impacted by the carbon tax and higher electricity and water prices. The paper and plastics manufacturer reported a 25 per cent jump in underlying earnings per share despite pressures from the sugar tax and drought. Mpact CEO, Bruce Strong joins CNBC Africa to unpack the numbers.