Retail sales in Ireland increased 3.6 percent from a month earlier in December 2019, rebounding from a downwardly revised 2.8 percent fall in the previous month. Sales rose the most for food, beverages & tobacco (11.7 percent) and motors trade (5.3 percent) while those of book, newspaper & stationery reported the biggest fall. Year-on-year, retail sales advanced 5.8 percent, following an upwardly revised 1.9 percent gain in November. Ireland Retail Sales MoM - data, historical chart, and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2020 from its official source.
Retail Sales MoM in Ireland averaged 0.22 percent from 2000 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 9.10 percent in March of 2015 and a record low of -14.40 percent in January of 2009. 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. source: Central Statistics Office Ireland
Retail Sales MoM in Ireland is expected to be -0.40 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 0.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Ireland Retail Sales MoM is projected to trend around 0.50 percent in 2021, according to our econometric models.