Ireland's retail sales jumped 5.7 percent from the previous month in August 2019, reversing a revised 4.4 percent slump in July, mainly boosted by sales at motor trades (12.0 percent vs -12.9 percent) and bars (10.6 percent vs -8.1 percent). By contrast, the sectors with the largest monthly decreases were fuel (-4.4 percent vs 2.3 percent) and pharmaceuticals, medical & cosmetic articles (-3.3 percent vs 5.2 percent). Retail Sales MoM in Ireland averaged 0.20 percent from 2000 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 8.70 percent in March of 2015 and a record low of -14.40 percent in January of 2009.

Retail Sales MoM in Ireland is expected to be -1.40 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Retail Sales MoM in Ireland to stand at 0.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Ireland Retail Sales MoM is projected to trend around 0.50 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-06-28 10:00 AM Retail Sales MoM May -2.4% 2.6% -0.8%
2019-07-26 10:00 AM Retail Sales MoM Jun 1.2% -2.9% 2.2%
2019-08-28 10:00 AM Retail Sales MoM Jul -4.3% 0.7% -0.3%
2019-09-27 10:00 AM Retail Sales MoM Aug 5.7% -4.4% 2.9%
2019-10-29 11:00 AM Retail Sales MoM Sep 5.7% -2.4%
2019-11-28 11:00 AM Retail Sales MoM Oct


Ireland Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 75.30 77.20 130.90 39.60 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM 5.70 -4.40 8.70 -14.40 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 2.10 -4.50 14.40 -24.50 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 26919.00 26716.00 26919.00 10805.00 EUR Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 251186.00 233013.00 251186.00 84209.00 EUR Million [+]
Personal Savings 10.10 10.70 15.40 -1.00 percent [+]
Private Sector Credit 165371.00 165965.00 375927.00 4386.00 EUR Million [+]
Bank Lending Rate 0.90 0.90 25.00 0.90 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 13685.00 13705.00 28989.00 10011.00 EUR Million [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.58 1.57 2.24 0.70 USD/Liter [+]
Households Debt To GDP 41.70 43.20 117.20 41.70 percent of GDP [+]
Households Debt To Income 133.22 147.13 212.22 110.79 percent [+]
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions 123.40 118.00 126.80 63.80 [+]
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations 92.70 88.80 136.40 22.50 [+]


Ireland Retail Sales MoM

In Ireland, the Retail sales report provides an aggregated measure of sales of retail goods and services over a specific time period. In Ireland, Retail sales are seasonal, volatile and relatively important to the overall economy. This page provides the latest reported value for - Ireland Retail Sales MoM - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Ireland Retail Sales MoM - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.70 -4.40 8.70 -14.40 2000 - 2019 percent Monthly
2015=100, SA




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