Retail trade turnover in September 2010

29.10.2010

Compared to August, total retail trade turnover (according to seasonally adjusted data at constant prices) in September 2010 grew by 1.2%, according to the data of Central Statistical Bureau. Retail trade of non-food products has increased by 2%, but retail trade of food products has reduced by 0.2%.

Indices of retail trade turnover

(as per cent over average monthly turnover of 2005

 at constant prices)

 

Compared to September 2009 in September of this year, according to working (trade) day adjusted data, calculating at constant prices, total retail trade turnover has gone up by 6.1%. Notable growth was recorded in non-food product group – of 9.4%. Retail trade of food products reduced by 0.3 %.

 

Changes of turnover in retail trade enterprises
(as % of corresponding  month of previous year, at constant prices,

working day adjusted)

 

 

 Compared to the 2nd quarter total retail trade turnoverin the 3rd quarter of 2010 both ofenterprises selling mainly food products and of enterprises selling mainly non-food products has grown by 1%, according to seasonally adjusted data (at constant prices).

 Compared to the 3rd quarter of 2009total retail trade turnover increased slightly more – by 2.2%, according to working (trade) day adjusted data. Volume of enterprises selling mainly non-food products rose by 4%, in its turn, volume of enterprises selling mainly food products decreased by 1.2%.

 

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

 

I - IX 2010 as % of I - IX 2009

(working day adjusted)

IX 2010 as % over

VIII 2010

(seasonally
adjusted)

IX 2009

(working day adjusted)

Total

94.8

101.2

106.1

Total, excluding retail trade of automotive fuel

95.4

101.6

107.7

retail trade with food products, total

92.7

99.8

99.7

retail trade with non-food products, total

95.9

102.0

109.4

retail trade with non-food products, excluding fuel

97.5

102.9

113.7

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

106.0

101.6

129.6

retail trade in pharmaceutical and medical goods

98.6

104.7

109.9

retail trade in textiles, clothing, footwear and leather ware

99.6

106.3

136.4

retail sale of hardware, paints and glass

91.1

103.6

112.3

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

104.1

114.4

120.6

 

More information on seasonally adjusted data, working day adjusted data and non-adjusted data on retail trade turnover indices is available in the data base of the CSB.

Prepared by the Trade and Services Statistics Section
Indra Feldmane
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