Retail trade turnover in June 2012

30.07.2012

Compared to May, total retail trade turnover (according to seasonally adjusted data at constant prices) in June 2012 has grown by 2.1%, according to the data of the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia.Retail trade in food has increased by 1.6%, whereas non-food product retail trade has risen by 2.3%.

In comparison with the month before, total retail trade turnover at current prices, not considering the seasonality, in June of this year has grown by 3.1%.

Retail trade turnover indices
(as % of average monthly turnover of 2005,
at constant prices)

Compared to June 2011, total retail trade turnover in June 2012 has risen by 8.4%, according to calendar adjusted data at constant prices.Rise in food commodity group comprises 5.9%,while retail trade in non-food products has increased by 9.7%, of which retail sale of automotive fuel - by 5.6%.

In comparison with the corresponding month of the previous year, total retail trade turnover at current prices, has risen by 8.9% (not taking into account the calendar influence).

Changes in turnover of retail trade enterprises
(as % of the corresponding  month of the previous year, at constant prices,
calendar adjusted data)

   

 

Turnover indices of retail trade enterprises by main kind of economic activity
(at constant prices)

 

I-VI 2012 as % of I-VI 2011

(calendar
adjusted)

VI 2012 as % of

V 2012 (seasonally adjusted)

VI 2011

(calendar
adjusted)

Retail trade - total

109.7

102.1

108.4

retail sale of  food products, total

103.8

101.6

105.9

retail sale of  non-food products, total (excluding retail sate of automotive fuel)

115.0

102.3

111.0

retail sale in non-specialised stores selling mainly non-food products

98.4

103.7

106.7

retail sale of pharmaceutical and medical goods

107.2

102.6

105.9

retail sale of  textiles, clothing, footwear and leather ware

125.1

104.0

124.6

retail sale of hardware, paints and glass

114.1

98.5

103.5

retail sale of furniture, lighting equipment and other household articles in specialised stores

128.8

109.9

128.6

retail sale of automotive fuel

105.8

102.5

105.6

Sale of motor vehicles and motorcycles

102.1

102.1

95.0

 

More information on seasonally adjusted, calendar adjusted and non-adjusted retail trade turnover indices is available in the CSB database.

Prepared by the Trade and Services Statistics Section
Indra Feldmane
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