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South Africa's September manufacturing output up 0.1 percent

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's manufacturing output rose by 0.1 percent year-on-year in September, following a revised 1.5 percent expansion in August, the statistics agency said on Thursday.

Statistics South Africa said factory production on a month-on-month basis fell 1.0 percent in September, and increased by 1.7 percent in the three months to September versus the previous three months.

(Reporting by Nomvelo Chalumbira; Editing by James Macharia)

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