112 - bread of non-durable
storage from rye and a mixture of rye and wheat flour; 10.
6% for non-durable
consumer goods, while prices rose by 0.
4% is due to production of non-durable
consumer goods rising by 0.
8percent and non-durable
consumer goods industries by 1.
According to Derek Engelbrecht, Retail and Consumer Products Sector leader at Ernst & Young in South Africa, the survey results indicate that the growth in durable goods and particularly semi-durable goods remained lively, but non-durable
goods sales volumes disappointed.
Prices for materials, food, chemicals, and energy paid by all manufacturers of packaging products and all consumers of non-durable
goods will rise in the long-term.
4 percent in non-durable
consumer goods, decreased 3.
1%, respectively, while new orders for production of non-durable
goods surged 61%.
In Linneman's view, the increase in demand for durable and non-durable
goods and the renewed investment in equipment and software are also positive factors.
Household expenditure on non-durable
goods and low-end durables should show modest but sustainable growth over the upcoming year.
The very slow pace of demographic expansion in the eurozone will be reflected in sluggish demand for non-durable
Sales of non-durable
and semi-durable goods are likely to be more buoyant than those of durables during the second half of 2003.