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Thursday, 02.10.2014, 03:19
According to Statistics Estonia, in August 2014 compared to August of the previous year, the retail sales of goods of retail trade enterprises increased 7% at constant prices. In July, the retail sales increased 9% compared to the same month of the previous year, whereas in August the retail sales growth decelerated a little.
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Computer electronics wholesaler MoonCom increased its turnover by 109% last year, as information provided by Firmas.lv indicates, cites LETA/Nozare.lv.
Data of Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, compared to July, the total retail trade turnover in August 2014 dropped by 0.2%, according to seasonally adjusted data at constant prices. Compared to August 2013, the total retail trade turnover in August 2014 increased by 3.9%.
Statistics Lithuania informs that, based on provisional data, in August 2014, the turnover (VAT excluded) of retail trade enterprises* amounted to LTL 2698.4 million; against July, it decreased by 1.1% at constant prices (seasonally adjusted – by 0.1%).
The telecommunications company Tele2 Lithuania has managed to increase sales of tablet PCs. Compared to 2013, the volume of sales this year has doubled, reports LETA/ELTA.
Latest data compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau show that, compared to June industrial production volume in July (according to seasonally adjusted data at constant prices) rose by 1.4%.
In July 2014, compared with July 2013, Latvia's retail sales increased 3.9%, which is the sixth fastest growth among all European Union (EU) member states that have provided information. Estonia and Lithuania registered increases too, reports LETA, referring to the latest data collected by Eurostat.