Short Term Retail Trade Statistics, Q4 2016

  • 23/03/2017

Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published "Retail Trade Statistics" for the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2016.

Based on published data, we note that in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2016 there was an increase compared with the third quarter (Q3) 2016, to: Retail sale of cultural goods and entertainment in specialized stores (28.8% ); Retail sale of fuel for motor vehicles in specialized stores (17.2%); Retail sale of information and communications equipment in specialized stores (16.1%); Retail sale of other goods in specialized stores (16.1%); Retail sale in non-specialized stores (8.4%); Retail sale of food, beverages and tobacco in specialized stores (8.3%); and Retail sale not in stores, stalls or markets (0.7%).

While the decrease has had: Retail sale of other household appliances in specialized stores (2.5%).

If compared the fourth quarter of 2016 with the fourth quarter of 2015, there was an increase to: Retail sale not in stores, stalls or markets 53.8%, Retail sale of fuel for motor vehicles in specialized stores (15.2%); Retail sale of information and communications equipment in specialized stores (14.2%); Retail sale in non-specialized stores (6.9%); Retail sale of food, beverages and tobacco in specialized stores (6.6%); and Retail sale of other household appliances in specialized stores (4.3%).

Whereas, the decline occurred to: Retail sale of other goods in specialized stores (1.9%) and Retail sale of cultural and recreation goods in specialized stores (21.5%).

For more information on Short Term Retail Trade Statistics for Q4 2016, visit: http://ask.rks-gov.net/en/kosovo-agency-of-statistics/add-news/statistikat-afatshkurtra-te-tregtise-me-pakice-tm4-2016