Statistician-General to release Gross domestic product (GDP), Q4 2017

MEDIA INVITE                                                                                                                           02 March 2018

The Statistician-General of South Africa, Mr Risenga Maluleke, will release the Gross domestic product (GDP) estimates for the fourth quarter of 2017 at a media briefing to be held on Tuesday, 6 March 2018 in Pretoria.

The media briefing will be held as follows:

Date: 6 March 2018

Lockup: 11H00

Embargo: 11h30

Venue: (Ronnie Mamoepa Media Centre, Tshedimosetso House, Cnr Francis Baard & Festival streets, Hatfield, Pretoria)

(NB! There will be a video link to Imbizo Media Centre, 120 Plein Street, Parliament, Cape Town)


Felicia Sithole Tel: (012) 339 2401 Cell: 0764300693 E-mail

Gift Madiega Tel: 012 337 3404 Cell: 073 248 1083 Email:

Media Enquiries:

Ms Lesedi Dibakwane

Tel: (012) 310 8578

Cell: 082 805 7088


Issued by Statistics South Africa