South Africa to SADC region Cross Border Remittances – Pricing, products and Estimating Volumes and Values in 2019

The purpose of this research is to contribute to the analysis of regional remittance markets by providing an updated and expanded indicative estimate of the total current size of flows (volume and value) from South Africa to the rest of SADC (including Zimbabwe), and tracking pricing of these remittances based on both nominal (as quoted by service providers) and total costs to the customers – that is, the extent to which registration processes and compliance barriers remain prohibitive and whether pricing structures are transparent and market appropriate. The 2016 reports will serve as key references to conduct this study in terms of scope and methodology.

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