09 Jan 2013 – Consumer spending more robust in 2012


Statistics from Spark Cash Index (SCI), which measures the average value of cash withdrawals across more than 2 000 Spark ATMs throughout South Africa, showed that consumer spending was more robust in 2012. The figures revealed a 5.99% year-on-year increase to R485.07 in December 2012 from R457.67 in the same month in 2011.

Consumer spending more robust in 2012