Originally published on Beyond, 3rd August 2016 In 2015 alone, South Africa imported over 32 million tons of clothing, shoes and wearable apparel. The clothing industry, which accounts for just under 20% of retail sales, is a notable contributor to household consumption expenditure, which accounts for 60% of GDP. The sector is becoming a […]
Zandile is Head of Research for JLL South Africa and is responsible for market analyses, detailed reporting and forecasts on a range of segments of the real estate industry in South Africa. She is responsible for research products that provide comprehensive coverage of office, industrial and retail property sectors, principally in the Johannesburg and Cape Town markets. Zandile holds a Masters in Economics from the University of the Witwatersrand and a Bachelor of Business Science Degree from Rhodes University. She established herself as an economist at Econometrix, a South African economics consulting firm, and has over seven years of experience spanning both private and public sectors.