Retail sales in Bulgaria rose 20.2 percent year-on-year in July of 2021, easing from a 22.7 percent increase in the previous month. It was the third straight month of slowing retail activity. Sales rose at a slower pace for non-food products (21.8 percent vs 29.3 percent in June), mainly computers, software and telecommunications equipment (24.3 percent vs 37.5 percent); household appliances (15.4 percent vs 19.2 percent); mail order houses or via internet (15.9 percent vs 22.3 percent) and automotive fuel in specialized stores (14.5 percent vs 15.9 percent) and sales fell for textiles, clothing, footwear, and leather goods (-2.7 percent vs 10.5 percent). Meanwhile sales advanced faster for food, beverages and tobacco (21 percent vs 16.7 percent). On a monthly basis, retail sales edged up 1 percent, easing from a downwardly revised 1.4 percent increase in June. source: National Statistical Institute, Bulgaria
Retail Sales YoY in Bulgaria averaged 6.37 percent from 2001 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 25.90 percent in April of 2021 and a record low of -20.60 percent in May of 2020. This page provides - Bulgaria Retail Sales YoY - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Bulgaria Retail Sales YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2021.
Retail Sales YoY in Bulgaria is expected to be 17.30 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Bulgaria Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 6.00 percent in 2022 and 4.50 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.