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Sub-Saharan Africa’s hard currency shortages weigh on businesses

PUBLISHED: Mon, 13 May 2019 14:11:48 GMT

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The Economic Intelligence Unit says businesses in some of sub-Saharan Africa’s largest economies have been forced to close or reduce production over access to hard currency or working capital to keep their import-dependent operations afloat. Benedict Craven, Country Risk Manager at Economic Intelligence Unit joins CNBC Africa for more.


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