10 of South Africa’s top trading partners

South Africa exports more than $90 Billion of products in 2018 to its trading partners globally, though limited by the countries geographical distance from its main export partners South Africa still manages to increase trade by 7% since 2017, which is 0.5% of global trade.

China the biggest buyer of South African (SA) goods with almost $9 Billion spent in 2018, making up more than 9% of foreigner exports. Germany and the United Sated making up SA’s second and third biggest importers of goods with 7.5% and 6.8% of foreign trade.

In terms of African trade partners Botswana 7th, Namibia 8th and Mozambique 9th which along with South Africa make up the Southern African Development Community contributing a combined $11 Billion showing how the African bloc is very key growth in the region and for South Africa.


Source: worldstopexports.com


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