Trade expectations rising

THE SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry's Trade Activity Index improved to 44 last month after declining sharply to 42 in December last year from 51 in November.

THE SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry's Trade Activity Index improved to 44 last month after declining sharply to 42 in December last year from 51 in November.

Although the TAI, which reflects current trade conditions, remained in negative territory, it is 5 points above the level of 39 of January last year and might rise given the country's high trade expectations. I-Net Bridge

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