Domestic trade in June2007

30.07.2007

In June can be observed increase of retail trade turnover (at constant prices), according to the Central Statistical Bureau. Compared to May it has increased by 3.2%, but seasonally adjusted retail trade turnover has increased only by 2.0%. Compared to June 2006, the turnover has increased by 24.4%.

But in comparison with the corresponding period of 2006, retail turnover in first half of 2007 has increased by 26.0%.

Retail trade turnover of enterprises by main activity in June 2007

Main activity of enterprises

At constant prices

2007 I–VI
in % over
2006 I-VI

2007 VI as % of

2007 V

2006 VI

seasonally non-
adjusted

seasonally
adjusted

seasonally non-
adjusted

adjusted
by the number of working days

Total

126.0

103.2

102.0

124.4

124.4

of which in enterprises with main activity

retail trade in non-specialised stores selling mainly food

113.3

104.9

102.4

113.5

113.5

retail trade in food, beverages and tobacco in specialised stores

102.2

99.7

97.9

104.2

104.2

retail trade in non-specialised stores selling mainly non-food

106.9

98.8

96.0

103.1

103.2

retail trade in pharmaceutical and medical goods, cosmetics and toiletry

125.3

95.1

99.1

123.7

124.4

retail trade in textiles, clothing, footwear and leather ware

148.5

96.9

100.4

142.1

138.5

retail trade in furniture, lighting fixtures, household goods, electrical appliances, radio, TV goods, construction materials, paints, glassware and other goods

159.1

106.3

101.1

149.8

149.8

other retail trade in specialised stores

125.0

105.2

106.5

125.5

125.5

retail trade in second-hand goods

124.8

97.9

126.2

retail trade outside stores

102.6

97.3

105.0

Compared to previous month, retail trade turnover (at constant prices) of enterprises the main activity of which is the sale of motor vehicles, motorcycles and parts thereof in June 2007 decreased by 3.7 %, but, compared to June of the previous year, there was an increase of 23.8%, of which the increase in the sale of motor vehicles increased by 26.4%.

Compared to the same period of 2006, the retail trade turnover of enterprises the main activity of which is the sale of motor vehicles, motorcycles and parts thereof in the first six months of 2007 increased by 35.8%. Sale of motor vehicles in this period retained a high turnover growth – 49.6%.

Compared to June of previous year, the turnover of automotive fuel retail trade in enterprises in June of this year increased by 15.3%.

Compared to corresponding period of 2006, the turnover of automotive fuel retail trade in enterprises in first half of 2007 increased by 10.6%.

Compared to May 2007, the turnover of catering enterprises in June 2007 increased by 4.0%, but compared to the corresponding period of 2006 it has increased more noticeably – by 17.3%.

Compared to the same period of 2006, turnover of catering enterprises in first six months of 2007 has increased by 10.0%.

 

Prepared by the Trade and Services Statistics Section
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Ina Leja