Capacity Utilization in South Africa decreased to 80.40 percent in the third quarter of 2019 from 81.70 percent in the second quarter of 2019. Capacity Utilization in South Africa averaged 81.87 percent from 1971 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 86.20 percent in the first quarter of 1974 and a record low of 76.90 percent in the third quarter of 1992. source: South African Reserve Bank
Capacity Utilization in South Africa is expected to be 81.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Capacity Utilization in South Africa to stand at 81.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the South Africa Capacity Utilization is projected to trend around 81.40 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.