Short-Term Retail Trade Statistics, Q3 2016

  • 28/12/2016

Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published "Short-Term Retail Trade Statistics" for the third quarter (Q3) 2016.

Based on published data, we see that in the third quarter (Q3) 2016 there is an increase compared with the second quarter (Q2) 2016 to: Retail sale in non-specialized stores (1.5%); and Retail sale of other household equipment in specialized stores (0.4%).

While the drop was noted to: Retail sale not in stores, stalls or markets (4.0%); Retail sale of information and communication equipment in specialized stores (2.2%); Retail sale of vehicle fuel in specialized stores (2.1%); Retail sale of cultural and recreation goods in specialized stores (2.0%); Retail sale of food, beverages and tobacco in specialized stores (1.7%); and Retail trade of other goods in specialized stores (0.7%).

However, compared Q3 2016 with Q3 2015 there is a growth in: Retail sale of information and communication equipment in specialized stores (49.2%); Retail sale not in stores, stalls or markets (15.4%); Retail sale of other household equipment in specialized stores (8.8%).

While, the decline was to: Retail sale of cultural and entertainment goods in specialized stores (21.5%); Retail sale of fuel for motor vehicles in specialized stores (12.2%); Retail sale of food, beverages and tobacco in specialized stores (10.9%); Retail sale of other goods in specialized stores (5.0%).

For more information on Short-Term Retail Trade Statistics for Q3 2016 visit: http://ask.rks-gov.net/en/kosovo-agency-of-statistics/add-news/statistikat-afatshkurta-te-tregtise-me-pakice-tm3-2016