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GDP grows by 4.6% during the year to March 2015

According to data from Statistic Botswana, GDP for the year to March 2015 showed a small increase in annual economic growth,



Annual inflation remains constant at 4.5% in May 2014.

Owing to stable commodity prices, the headline inflation rate remained constant at 4.5 % in May 2014. Annual inflation in May



Annual headline inflation fell to 4.4% in March

 The annual inflation rate stood at 4.4% in March 2014, down from 4.6% in February 2014.

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Welcome to Econsult Botswana (Pty) Ltd.

Established in 2005, Econsult is a private economic and development consultancy firm based in Gaborone, Botswana.

Econsult staff are well known as experts on the Botswana economy, and as well have extensive experience in the SADC (Southern African Development Community) region. They have also worked professionally in East & West Africa, and the Caribbean.

Our services include

  • Macroeconomic policy reviews
  • Analysis of macroeconomic data and trends in the economies of Southern Africa
  • Development of the banking sector and the financial system
  • Trade policy and regional integration
  • Industrial policy and SMME development
  • Poverty analysis and poverty alleviation policies
  • Economic impact assessments


Econsult in the news:

Rapaport Diamond Report (September 2010)


The Economist (October 2009)

Mmegi  (Botswana) (October 2009)
Reuters (September 2009) 
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