What to expect from SSA economies in H2 2020

Due to the dependence of African countries on commodity exports, portfolio inflows, remittances and Official Development Assistance, a depletion of their reserves would necessitate further currency depreciations while currencies linked to key commodity exports may witness a slight reprieve as trade recovers in the second half of the year. That’s according to a report by Vetiva Capital. Mosope Arubayi, Economist at Vetiva joins CNBC Africa for more.

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 14:10:30 GMT
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