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Africa: Keeping Up the Pace

October 31, 2013

Iron Foundry in China. A slowdown in emerging markets could negatively impact Africa (Photo: Roy Corbis)

In the latest economic outlook for sub-Saharan Africa, the International Monetary Fund expects growth to reach 6% in 2014, up from the 5% expected this year. The region is benefiting from improved domestic and global conditions.

Montfort Mlachila, IMF, African Department