19 weeks of lockdown knocked R3bn off retail sales and R3.7bn off wine tourism.
Duncan Pask, company secretary for SA Breweries, explains the requirements for acquiring the stock and recommends holding on to them long term.
And they face growing competition from newly displaced formal sector workers.
New B-BBEE scheme in AB InBev now open for all qualifying participants to trade freely: company secretary Duncan Pask.
The losing bidder, Instrument Transformer Technologies, faces liquidation as a result.