South Africa’s May sales decline

South Africa’s May sales decline
10 June 2011

Recent data from the Cement and Concrete Institute of South Africa shows that sales for May 2011 totalled 912,585t compared to 939,318t in 2010, representing a fall of -2.8%.

Average daily sales were 45,629t in May, against 44,729t in 2010 (+2 per cent). May 2011 had one less selling day than May last year.

Year to-date sales stand at 4.2Mt, down 2.1 per cent YoY. The moving annual total (12 months to May 2011) was 10.8Mt against 11.3Mt, representing a YoY YoY contraction of 4.8 per cent.
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