Corporate loans reached 109 USD bil in 2017 in South Africa, according to the National Central Bank. This is 15.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, corporate loans in South Africa reached an all time high of 114 USD bil in 2010 and an all time low of 74.9 USD bil in 2015. When compared to South Africa's main peers, corporate loans in Botswana amounted to 1.58 USD bil and 0.161 USD bil in Lesotho in 2017.
South Africa has been ranked 16th within the group of 75 countries we follow in terms of corporate loans.
Corporate loans are loans made to businesses for a specific business purpose.