South Africa Trade Balance

2004 - 2022 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about South Africa's Trade Balance

  • South Africa's Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 456.4 USD mn in Nov 2022, compared with a deficit of 293.5 USD mn in the previous month
  • South Africa's Trade Balance data is updated monthly, available from Oct 2004 to Nov 2022, with an averaged value of -19.0 USD mn
  • The data reached an all-time high of 3.9 USD bn in Jun 2021 and a record low of -2.2 USD bn in Jan 2018
CEIC calculates monthly Trade Balance from monthly Total Exports and monthly Total Imports and converts it into USD. South African Revenue Service provides Total Exports and Total Imports in local currency. Federal Reserve Board average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Trade Balance prior to January 2010 excludes Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland.

Further information about South Africa's Trade Balance

  • In the latest reports, South Africa's Total Exports reached 9.9 USD bn in Nov 2022, an increase of 29.7% YoY (year-on-year)
  • Total Imports recorded 9.4 USD bn in Nov 2022, an increase of 29.7% YoY (year-on-year)

View South Africa's Trade Balance from Oct 2004 to Nov 2022 in the chart:

South Africa Trade Balance

What was South Africa's Trade Balance in Nov 2022?

South Africa's Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 456.4 USD mn in Nov 2022, compared with a deficit of 293.5 USD mn in the previous month See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
456.4 Nov 2022 -293.5 Oct 2022 -2,224.0 Jan 2018 3,915.8 Jun 2021 USD mn monthly Oct 2004 - Nov 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -307.3 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 1998 - Nov 2022
Algeria (USD mn) -274.8 Mar 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2020
Argentina (USD mn) 696.7 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Dec 2022
Armenia (USD mn) -433.4 Dec 2022 monthly Nov 1995 - Dec 2022
Australia (USD mn) 9,953.4 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1971 - Nov 2022
Austria (USD mn) -1,866.2 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2022
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 334.4 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2022
Bahrain (USD mn) 4,904.0 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Bangladesh (USD mn) -2,114.9 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2022
Belarus (USD mn) 464.8 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2022
Belgium (USD mn) 1,672.7 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2022
Bolivia (USD mn) -316.4 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 1994 - Nov 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) -516.3 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2022
Botswana (USD mn) -227.9 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2022
Brazil (USD mn) 4,776.0 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1959 - Dec 2022
Brunei (USD mn) 90.1 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Oct 2022
Bulgaria (USD mn) -679.3 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Nov 2022
Cambodia (USD mn) -398.0 Dec 2022 monthly Jun 2013 - Dec 2022
Canada (USD mn) -30.5 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Nov 2022
Chile (USD mn) 1,846.4 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1968 - Dec 2022
China (USD mn) 78,012.6 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Dec 2022
Colombia (USD mn) -1,524.3 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1958 - Nov 2022
Croatia (USD mn) -1,532.9 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Oct 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) -679.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2022
Czech Republic (USD mn) 865.7 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2022
Denmark (USD mn) 721.3 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2022
Ecuador (USD mn) -129.5 Nov 2022 monthly Mar 1992 - Nov 2022
Egypt (USD mn) -2,156.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2022
Estonia (USD mn) -358.9 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2022
European Union (USD mn) -24,950.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Nov 2022
Finland (USD mn) -901.5 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Oct 2022
France (USD mn) -14,030.3 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2022
Georgia (USD mn) -822.6 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2022
Germany (USD mn) 11,129.7 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2022
Ghana (USD mn) 131.1 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Greece (USD mn) -3,825.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Nov 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) -6,633.7 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2022
Hungary (USD mn) -1,218.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Nov 2022
Iceland (USD mn) -37.4 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2022
India (USD mn) -23,371.7 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2022
Indonesia (USD mn) 3,888.3 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1967 - Dec 2022
Iran (USD mn) 22,668.0 2021 yearly 1948 - 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 5,370.3 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1970 - Nov 2022
Israel (USD mn) -3,873.9 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Dec 2022
Italy (USD mn) -274.2 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2022
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 416.9 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2022
Japan (USD mn) -12,779.7 Dec 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Dec 2022
Jordan (USD mn) -1,430.4 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1972 - Oct 2022
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 1,946.1 Nov 2022 monthly Sep 1995 - Nov 2022
Kenya (USD mn) -989.5 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 1992 - Nov 2022
South Korea (USD mn) -4,691.5 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2022
Kosovo (USD mn) -476.0 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2022
Kuwait (USD mn) 1,817.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) -386.8 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2021
Laos (USD mn) 25.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1992 - Sep 2022
Latvia (USD mn) -311.5 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Nov 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) -979.1 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2022
Lithuania (USD mn) -461.8 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Nov 2022
Luxembourg (USD mn) -705.2 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Nov 2022
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) -1,381.3 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2022
North Macedonia (USD mn) -286.8 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 1993 - Nov 2022
Malawi (USD mn) -30.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1964 - Jun 2022
Malaysia (USD mn) 5,444.9 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Dec 2022
Malta (USD mn) -338.3 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2022
Mauritius (USD mn) -396.8 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2022
Mexico (USD mn) -1,827.8 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2022
Moldova (USD mn) -503.3 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Nov 2022
Mongolia (USD mn) 562.6 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2022
Montenegro (USD mn) -229.7 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Dec 2022
Morocco (USD mn) -2,426.1 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2022
Mozambique (USD mn) -29.5 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2022
Myanmar (USD mn) 183.9 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Jul 2022
Nepal (USD mn) -902.5 Nov 2022 monthly Aug 1974 - Nov 2022
Netherlands (USD mn) 4,050.6 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Oct 2022
New Zealand (USD mn) -302.0 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2022
Nigeria (USD mn) 938.6 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2022
Norway (USD mn) 15,058.0 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2022
Oman (USD mn) 2,072.0 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1975 - Oct 2022
Pakistan (USD mn) -2,840.8 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1968 - Dec 2022
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) -593.2 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Nov 2022
Panama (USD mn) -941.5 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1964 - Sep 2022
Paraguay (USD mn) -240.3 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2022
Peru (USD mn) 271.3 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2022
Philippines (USD mn) -4,596.2 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2022
Poland (USD mn) -780.1 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1986 - Nov 2022
Portugal (USD mn) -2,479.9 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2022
Qatar (USD mn) 7,757.4 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2014 - Dec 2022
Romania (USD mn) -2,638.8 Nov 2022 monthly Aug 1990 - Nov 2022
Russia (USD mn) 22,518.0 Jan 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jan 2022
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 123,329.7 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Serbia (USD mn) -1,103.9 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2022
Singapore (USD mn) 2,502.4 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Nov 2022
Slovakia (USD mn) -839.3 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) -3.0 Nov 2022 monthly Nov 1991 - Nov 2022
South Africa (USD mn) 456.4 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 2004 - Nov 2022
Spain (USD mn) -5,200.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Dec 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) -358.0 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1982 - Dec 2022
Sudan (USD mn) -804.1 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2022
Sweden (USD mn) -115.6 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2022
Switzerland (USD mn) 3,618.7 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1990 - Sep 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,345.507 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 6,108.499 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 21.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 255,984.1 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Oct 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 71.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1960 - Sep 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (ZAR bn) 3,001.582 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (ZAR bn) 7,356.448 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (ZAR bn) 2,341.493 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
National Govt Balance (ZAR mn) -40,565.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Oct 2022
National Govt Expenditure (ZAR mn) 131,772.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2022
National Govt Revenue (ZAR mn) 108,252.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2022
National Govt Debt: Gross: Domestic (ZAR mn) 4,147,050.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Oct 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.850 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 456.4 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 2004 - Nov 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 9,877.7 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 2004 - Nov 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 6.1 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 2005 - Nov 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 2,668,992.400 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 203,266.400 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 80,934.553 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 9,421.3 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 2004 - Nov 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 29.7 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 2005 - Nov 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 2,651,172.249 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 789,169.031 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 968.450 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Nov 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 645.395 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Nov 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1,012.344 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Nov 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,901.188 Nov 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Nov 2022
Exports: Chemical Products (ZAR mn) 10,428.100 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Oct 2022
Exports: Natural Pearls and Precious Metal (ZAR mn) 34,171.600 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2022
Exports: Base Metals (ZAR mn) 14,007.200 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Oct 2022
Exports: Machinery and Mechanical Appliances (ZAR mn) 14,848.600 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2022
Exports: Mineral Products (ZAR mn) 44,151.400 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2022
Exports: Germany (ZAR) 12,665,133,879.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2022
Exports: Japan (ZAR) 11,758,267,902.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2022
Exports: United States (ZAR) 16,501,990,276.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Sep 2022
Exports: China (ZAR) 17,696,176,324.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2022
Exports: United Kingdom (ZAR) 8,923,803,930.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2022
Exports (ZAR mn) 172,665.400 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2022
Imports: Mineral Products (ZAR mn) 35,089.400 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2022
Imports: Machinery and Mechanical Appliances (ZAR mn) 32,770.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Oct 2022
Imports: Textiles (ZAR mn) 5,652.100 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2022
Imports: Chemical Products (ZAR mn) 20,055.100 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Sep 2022
Imports: Vehicles (ZAR mn) 14,598.100 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2022
Imports: China (ZAR) 33,233,531,170.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2022
Imports: United States (ZAR) 11,281,767,315.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2022
Imports: Japan (ZAR) 4,319,004,238.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2022
Imports: Germany (ZAR) 12,604,836,055.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2022
Imports: United Kingdom (ZAR) 2,622,877,045.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2022
Imports (ZAR mn) 163,923.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Oct 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 361.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -264.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -0.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 695.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -1,878.563 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -1.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -1,315.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -563.006 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 169,320.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1985 - Jun 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 38.3 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 32,128.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 6.5 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -9.965 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 58,921.162 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2012 - Sep 2022
BoP: Current Account: Less Imports: Merchandise (ZAR mn) 485,248.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: Financial Account (ZAR mn) 14,584.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
BoP: Financial Account: PI: Net: Assets (ZAR mn) -53,415.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives: Net: Financial Assets (ZAR mn) 79,962.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
BoP: Current Account: Exports: Merchandise (ZAR mn) 522,254.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: Current Account: Less Payments: Services (ZAR mn) 83,411.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Net (ZAR mn) 5,690.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net (ZAR mn) 82,329.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Reserve Assets (ZAR mn) -26,538.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
BoP: Financial Account: PI: Liabilities: Equity & Investment Fund Shares (ZAR mn) -15,687.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1997 - Dec 2018
BoP: Current Account: Receipts: Income (ZAR mn) 56,105.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: Capital Transfers Account (ZAR mn) 60.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: Financial Account: PI: Net: Liabilities (ZAR mn) -32,032.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives: Net: Liabilities (ZAR mn) -55,405.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Jun 2022
BoP: Current Account: Exports: Net Gold (ZAR mn) 20,760.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: Current Account: Less Payments: Income (ZAR mn) 105,200.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Net: Financial Assets (ZAR mn) 6,138.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Jun 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Liabilities (ZAR mn) 81,155.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Net Direct Investment: Liabilities (ZAR mn) -8,219.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1985 - Dec 2018
BoP: Current Account: Receipts: Services (ZAR mn) 53,882.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (ZAR mn) -5,084.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI): Net (ZAR mn) -28,907.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Financial Assets (ZAR mn) 72,867.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives: Net (ZAR mn) -17,990.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
BoP: saar: CA: Receipts: Income (ZAR mn) 199,929.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: saar: Current Account (CA) (ZAR mn) -18,071.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: saar: CA: Less Imports: Merchandise (ZAR mn) 1,863,650.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: saar: CA: Receipts: Services (ZAR mn) 220,970.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: saar: CA: Current Transfers (ZAR mn) -19,963.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: saar: CA: Exports: Merchandise (ZAR mn) 1,981,893.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Jun 2022
BoP: saar: CA: Less Payments: Services (ZAR mn) 327,097.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: saar: CA: Exports: Net Gold (ZAR mn) 83,041.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
BoP: saar: CA: Less Payments: Income (ZAR mn) 324,937.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2022
Foreign Investment: Direct (ZAR mn) 1,925,533.000 2017 yearly 1956 - 2017
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.6 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Nov 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 40.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1969 - Sep 2022
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 14,134.296 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Nov 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 146,485.638 Nov 2022 monthly Mar 1965 - Nov 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 230,593.630 Nov 2022 monthly Mar 1965 - Nov 2022
M2 Growth (%) 6.8 Nov 2022 monthly Mar 1966 - Nov 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.5 Dec 2022 monthly Feb 1994 - Dec 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 46,097.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 11.079 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.9 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 2004 - Nov 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 7,102.000 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Nov 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 292,983.568 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 1986 - Sep 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 10.7 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 1987 - Sep 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 289,930.4 Dec 2022 monthly Mar 1965 - Dec 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 10.5 Nov 2022 monthly Mar 1966 - Nov 2022
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 6.900 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2022
Credit to Households (USD bn) 134.552 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2022
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 260.242 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1965 - Jun 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 146,654.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1969 - Sep 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 304,441.815 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Nov 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 7.52 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 67.68 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1965 - Sep 2022
Money Supply M3 (ZAR mn) 4,701,326.000 Oct 2022 monthly Mar 1965 - Oct 2022
Money Supply M3: M2 (ZAR mn) 3,909,715.000 Nov 2022 monthly Mar 1965 - Nov 2022
Money Supply M3: M2: M1 (ZAR mn) 2,483,664.000 Nov 2022 monthly Mar 1965 - Nov 2022
Monetary Base (ZAR mn) 363,585.000 Nov 2022 monthly Mar 1965 - Nov 2022
Money Supply M3: sa (ZAR mn) 4,679,775.000 Oct 2022 monthly Mar 1965 - Oct 2022
Official Reserve Assets: Gold (USD mn) 5,335.000 Jan 2019 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2019
Official Reserve Assets (USD mn) 60,570.000 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2022
Gold & Other Foreign Reserves: Memorandum Items: Gross (USD mn) 50,582.00 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2018
Domestic Deposits (ZAR mn) 4,522,243.000 Sep 2022 monthly Mar 1965 - Sep 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -2.6 Dec 2022 monthly Sep 2000 - Dec 2022
Purchasing Managers' Index (NA) 50.400 Dec 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Dec 2022
Business Confidence Index: Quarterly: Manufacturers (%) 26.000 Dec 2022 quarterly Mar 1975 - Dec 2022
Business Confidence Index (2020=100) 110.900 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2015 - Nov 2022
Composite Coincident Index: sa: 2015=100: Domestic (2015=100) 102.50 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 1960 - Mar 2018
Composite Leading Index: sa: 2015=100: Domestic (2015=100) 105.88 Apr 2018 monthly Jan 1960 - Apr 2018
Composite Lagging Index: sa: 2015=100: Domestic (2015=100) 94.64 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 1960 - Mar 2018
Building & Construction Survey: Composite Confidence (%) 24.500 Mar 2019 quarterly Jun 1986 - Mar 2019
ZA: Ease of Doing Business Rank: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations (NA) 84.000 2019 yearly 2019 - 2019

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