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Retail trade turnover in Lithuania grew by 2.2% in June y-o-y

Dalia Ambrozaitienė, Statistics Lithuania, 27.07.2012.Print version
Based on the provisional data of Statistics Lithuania, in June 2012, the turnover (VAT excluded) of enterprises engaged in retail trade, except for the wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles, amounted to LTL 2227.3 million and, compared to May 2012, grew by 0.3% at constant prices (seasonally adjusted, it remained unchanged).

Over the month, the turnover of enterprises trading in food products grew by 0.7%, of those trading in non-food products – dropped by 1.4%. The turnover of enterprises engaging in retail trade in automotive fuel grew by 3.3% at constant prices.


In June 2012, compared to June 2011, the turnover (VAT excluded) of enterprises engaged in retail trade, except for the wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles, grew by 4.9% at constant prices (working day adjusted – by 3.1%).

 

Over the year, the turnover of enterprises trading in food products increased by 2.2%, of those trading in non-food products – by 12.1%, while the turnover of enterprises engaging in retail trade in automotive fuel decreased by 2.8% at constant prices. 


Over the said period, the most noticeable increase in turnover was observed for retail sale via mail order houses or via the Internet (by 53%), specialised stores trading in electrical household appliances (25.8%) and second-hand goods (24.3%).

 

Over the month, the turnover of enterprises engaging in the wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles dropped by 6.5% 

 

In June 2012, the turnover of enterprises engaged in the wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles amounted to LTL 640.9 million and, compared to May, dropped by 6.5% at constant prices. Compared to June 2011, their turnover dropped by 7.5% at constant prices. 

 

Over the month, the turnover of food and beverage service enterprises dropped by 3.9% 

 

In June 2012, the turnover (VAT excluded) of food and beverage service enterprises amounted to LTL 87.8 million and, compared to May, dropped by 3.9% at constant prices. Compared to June 2011, their turnover grew by 10.1% at constant prices.  


Changes in turnover (VAT excluded), at constant prices, growth, drop (–),%

Economic activities (NACE Rev. 2)

June 2012, compared to

January–June 2012, compared to January–June 2011

June 2012, compared to 2005 monthly average

May 2012

June 2011

Retail trade, except for trade in motor vehicles and motorcycles (NACE Rev. 2, Division 47)

0.3

4.9

6.0

7.9

Retail trade, except for motor vehicles and motorcycles (retail sale of automotive fuel not included)

-0.4

6.9

7.1

7.1

Retail sale of food, alcoholic beverages and tobacco

0.7

2.2

1.9

-1.8

Retail sale in non-specialised stores with food, beverages or tobacco predominating

0.7

2.0

1.6

-2.6

Retail sale of food, beverages and tobacco in specialised stores

-1.5

7.4

14.7

51.7

Retail sale of non-food products

-1.4

12.1

12.9

17.8

Retail sale of textiles, clothing and footwear in specialised stores

-3.6

22.6

21.2

2.1 t.

Retail sale of audio and video equipment, recordings, hardware, paints and glass, electrical household appliances, furniture and lighting equipment in specialised stores

3.3

14.6

16.4

11.8

Retail sale of information and communication equipment, cultural and recreation goods, watches, jewellery and other new goods in specialised stores

-5.7

-0.5

3.7

0.9

Retail sale of pharmaceuticals and medical goods and cosmetics in specialised stores

-5.9

7.2

6.2

-0.4

Retail sale of second-hand goods in stores

-1.4

24.3

18.5

2.0 t.

Other retail sale in non-specialised stores

3.9

-1.4

-1.0

-38.0

Retail sale of automotive fuel

3.3

-2.8

1.3

11.1

Retail trade; wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles (NACE Rev. 2, Division 45)

-6.5

-7.5

2.1

67.8

Food and beverage service activities (NACE Rev. 2, Division 56)

-3.9

10.1

17.3

-6.8






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