According to SAPOA, the South African economy shrunk by 2.2% in the first quarter of 2018, reversing from a 3.1% growth in the previous period. The biggest detraction of growth was evident in mining, manufacturing and agriculture. Furthermore, the South African economy has now started feeling the first ripple-effects of the international trade dispute between China and the USA - in particular on aluminium, steel and construction. What is the impact on the Cape Town property market? Download our latest Street Smart report on the Cape Town Industrial Real Estate market with key information on area insights, properties on offer and solutions.