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Trade Profile: South Africa Prioritizes Populism at the Cost of Competitiveness

Jul 3, 2017 | 11:30 GMT
South Africa's abundance of natural resources means that it has not had to focus on developing robust global trade agreements.
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A wealth of natural resources and more than a century of free-market capitalism have helped the country establish the most developed economy on the continent. But its politics have frequently hindered its competitiveness abroad....

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