(See SARB <GO> for South Africa’s central bank.)
(See ECO SA <GO> for South African economic events.)
Oct. 12 (Bloomberg) -- South African manufacturing output probably contracted for a second consecutive month in August, dropping 0.6 percent from a year earlier, according to the median estimate of nine economists surveyed by Bloomberg.
Statistics South Africa is due to publish the data at 1 p.m. on its website.
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