Short Term Retail Trade Statistics, Q3 2017

  • 22/12/2017

Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published "Short Term Retail Trade Statistics" for the quarterly period Q3 2017.

Based on the published data, we notice that in the third quarter of 2017, compared to the second quarter of 2017, there was an increase of: Retail trade not in stores, stalls or markets by 16.9%; Retail trade of IT and communication equipment in specialized stores by 2.8%; Retail trade of other household appliances in specialized stores for 2.3%; Retail trade of fuel for vehicles in specialized stores for 1.6%. Whereas, in the Retail trade of cultural goods and entertainment in specialized stores there is no change.

While the decrease was recorded at: Retail trade in non-specialized stores (2.7%); Retail sale of food, beverages and tobacco in specialized stores (0.8%); Retail sale of other goods in specialized stores (0.5%).

Meanwhile, compared the third quarter of 2017 with the third quarter of 2016, there was an increase in: Retail trade of cultural and entertainment goods in specialized stores (34.3%); Retail sale of food, beverages and tobacco in specialized stores (22.4%); Retail trade not in stores, stalls or markets (22.4%); Retail trade of fuel for vehicles specialized stores (17.3%); Retail trade in non-specialized stores (11.8%); and Retail trade of IT and communication equipment in specialized stores (2.7%).

Whereas, the decrease was recorded at: Retail trade of other goods in specialized stores (0.9%); Retail trade of other household appliances in specialized stores (0.6%).

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