May 18, 2010

WEDDING INDUSTRY VALUED AT R27bn ANNUALLY

  • Brides spent R52 million on their bouquets annually
  • More than 120,000 bottles of sparkling wine/champagne/wine are drunk to toast engagements annually
  • Average length of engagements are 6.5 months
  • R1.5 billion is spent on honeymoons both locally and abroad
  • 1.8 million hours of music is played at weddings by DJ