SA exporters bear the brunt of Trump’s trade war

PUBLISHED: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 15:21:16 GMT

President Trump is threatening to break the terms of the trade tariff deadlock agreement with China. South Africa’s trade performance is currently suffering a deficit of R3.43 billion for the month of April. Is this one more domino effect caused by the standoff between the world’s biggest economies. Joining CNBC Africa for a more detailed story the effects is Jacques Botha, Chief Economist & Executive Chairman, Afriforesight.

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