Czech retail trade successful also in August

Published: 19.10.2018 Related countries:  U.S.A. U.S.A.

In August 2018, sales adjusted for calendar effects increased at constant prices by 4.2%, year on year (y-o-y).

Sales in retail trade adjusted for calendar effects increased by 4.2%, year-on-year; sales for sale of non-food goods increased by 5.9%, sales for sale of automotive fuel by 2.6% and sales for food by 2.0%.

Sales were increasing in all main assortment types of stores. The highest growth rate was reported for a long-term in retail sale via mail order houses or via Internet (+19.4%). In retail sale of information and communication equipment in specialised stores sales increased by 9.5%.

Published by the team of CzechTrade foreign office in Chicago.

Source: https://www.czso.cz/csu/czso/ari/retail-trade-august-2018