Stats South Africa's Wholesale Trade Sales data reported 5,5percent growth in the three months ended November last year.
The statistical release contains results of the monthly survey regarding wholesale trade sales within local boarders and include imports and exports.
A wholesaler is an enterprise deriving 50 percent or more of its turnover from sales of goods to other businesses and institutions.
Wholesale trade sales year-on-year comparisons for the period September to November last year were at R143,2billion, compared to 5,4 percent increase for the same period in 2006 (R135,8 billion). - Xolile Bhengu