Domestic trade in November 2007

28.12.2007

Compared to October, in November of this year, according to seasonally adjusted data (the influence of season and number of working days has been taken into account), can be observed increase of retail trade turnover by 1.6%, according to data of the Central Statistical Bureau.

Compared to November 2006, the turnover has grown by 12.3% (data adjusted by number of working days).

But in comparison with the corresponding period of 2006, retail turnover in January – November of 2007 has increased by 21.2% (data adjusted by number of working days).

Retail trade turnover of enterprises by main activity in November 2007

At constant prices

I-XI 2007 in % over
I-XI 2006 (adjusted by number of working days)

XI 2007 in % over

X 2007

XI 2006

seasonally
adjusted

Adjusted by number of working days

Total

121.2

101.6

112.3

of which in enterprises with main activity

retail trade in non-specialised stores selling mainly food

110.8

105.0

109.6

retail trade in food, beverages and tobacco in specialised stores

102.5

100.8

100.4

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

102.9

95.8

92.1

retail trade in pharmaceutical and medical goods, cosmetics and toiletry

125.1

101.9

127.4

retail trade in textiles, clothing, footwear and leather ware

141.0

97.3

125.3

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

144.3

101.6

119.0

other retail trade in specialised stores

117.9

100.3

109.6

Compared to previous month, in November 2007 retail trade turnover of enterprises the main activity of which is the sale of motor vehicles, motorcycles and parts thereof decreased by 4.2%, according to seasonally adjusted data, but, compared to November of the previous year (data adjusted by number of working days), there was an increase of 8.3%.

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 January - November of 2007 rose by 25.6% (data adjusted by number of working days).

Compared to October, the turnover of automotive fuel retail trade in enterprises in November of this year has grown by 4.1%, according to seasonally adjusted data. Compared to November 2006, the turnover has grown by 4.7% (data adjusted by number of working days).

But in comparison with the corresponding period of 2006, automotive fuel retail trade turnover in January – November of 2007 has increased by 5.2% (data adjusted by number of working days).

Prepared by the Trade and Services Statistics Section
Tel. 67366955
Indra Feldmane