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Why is Africa's new middle class slow to enter the car market?

Chinese brands such as Geely are selling cars from around $10,000Strong economic growth and a new middle class are terms that have become synonymous with Africa over the last few years.

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Why South Africa has more cars but fewer jobs

Car ownership has yet to catch up with the increase in middle-class purchasing power/MUSTAFA OZER/AFPWhile local manufacturers report double-digit sales growth, component suppliers are shedding workers and unions are asking if government subsidies are being used effectively.

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