Manufacturing output up 1,8% in December

Manufacturing production increased by 1,8% in December 2020 compared with December 2019, according to data from Statistics South Africa (Stats SA). The largest positive contributions were made by the following divisions: • food and beverages (6,4% and contributing 2,2 percentage points);• motor vehicles, parts and accessories and other transport equipment (18,1% and contributing 0,8 of…