Retail sales in Slovenia went down 2.0 percent year-on-year in November of 2019, following a downwardly revised 5.2 percent fall in the previous month. It was the second straight month of drop in retail sales, although sales advanced faster for food, beverages & tobacco (1.3 percent vs 0.3 percent in October) and non-food products (7.2 percent vs 0.4 percent). Meantime, sales of motor fuels dropped 13.3 percent, the same as in the prior month. On a monthly basis, retail sales increased 1.1 percent, following a 0.7 percent rise in October. Retail Sales YoY in Slovenia averaged 3.03 percent from 2001 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 20.50 percent in May of 2008 and a record low of -17.10 percent in September of 2009.

Retail Sales YoY in Slovenia is expected to be -0.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Retail Sales YoY in Slovenia to stand at 3.90 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Slovenia Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 2.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Slovenia Retail Sales YoY

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-2.00 -5.20 20.50 -17.10 2001 - 2019 percent Monthly
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-09-30 08:30 AM Aug 5.3% 6.4% 5.5%
2019-10-25 08:30 AM Sep 1.4% 4.2% 3.8%
2019-11-29 09:30 AM Oct -5.4% 1.7% 0.4%
2019-12-24 09:30 AM Nov -2.0% -5.2% -1.6%
2020-01-31 09:30 AM Dec -2.0% -0.5%


News Stream
2019-11-29
Slovenia Retail Sales Shrink the Most since 2013
Retail sales in Slovenia tumbled 5.4 percent year-on-year in October 2019, following an upwardly revised 1.7 percent rise in the previous month. It was the steepest decline in retail trade since July 2013, mainly attributable to lower sales of motor fuels (-13.2 percent). Non-food products sales also decreased (-0.4 percent) while those of food, beverages & tobacco increased slightly (0.2 percent). On a monthly basis, retail sales increased 0.7 percent, after a downwardly revised 0.4 percent drop in the previous month.

2019-10-25
Slovenia Retail Trade Grows the Least in 18 Months
Retail sales in Slovenia increased 1.4 percent year-on-year in September 2019, easing from a downwardly revised 4.2 percent rise in the previous month. It is the lowest annual gain in retail trade since March 2018, as automotive fuel sales slowed (0.8 percent vs 6.8 percent in August). In addition, food, beverages & tobacco sales fell (-2.7 percent vs 4.2 percent). On the other hand, non-food sales advanced faster (4.3 percent vs 0.7 percent). On a monthly basis, retail sales dropped 0.7 percent, the same as in the previous month.

2019-09-30
Slovenia Retail Sales Rise 5.3% YoY in August
Slovenia’s retail trade increased 5.3 percent from a year earlier in August of 2019, easing from an upwardly revised 6.4 percent rise in the previous month. Sales advanced at a softer pace for automotive fuel (6.5 percent vs 8.7 percent in July) and non-food products (3.9 percent vs 5.4 percent). On the other hand, food products sales rose faster (4.4 percent vs 3.6 percent). On a monthly basis, retail trade showed no growth, compared with a 1.4 percent increase in July.

2019-08-30
Slovenia Retail Trade Growth at 3-Month High
Slovenia's retail sales increased 6.3 percent year-on-year in July of 2019, following a downwardly revised 3.4 percent rise in the previous month. It was the highest gain in retail trade since April, as sales rose for food, beverages & tobacco (2.3 percent), non-food products (5.8 percent) and automotive fuel (9.2 percent). On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, retail trade went up 1.2 percent, after an upwardly revised 0.7 percent fall in June.

2019-07-31
Slovenia Retail Trade Grows the Least in 11 Months
Slovenia's retail sales increased 3.7 percent year-on-year in June of 2019, slowing from a downwardly revised 5.4 percent jump in the previous month. It was the weakest gain in retail trade since July 2018, as automotive fuel sales dropped sharply (-1.1 percent vs 10.3 percent in May). On the other hand, sales advanced faster for both food (3.7 percent vs 1.1 percent) and non-food products (7.4 percent vs 3.8 percent). On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, retail sales fell 0.5 percent, after a 1.8 percent drop in May.

2019-06-28
Slovenia Retail Trade Grows the Least in 9 Months
Slovenia's retail sales increased 5.6 percent year-on-year in May of 2019, slowing from a 12.7 percent jump in the previous month. It was the weakest gain in retail trade since August 2018, as sales rose less for food, beverages & tobacco (0.9 percent vs 3.8 percent in April); non-food products (3.6 percent vs 5.0 percent) and for automotive fuel (10.9 percent vs 26.4 percent). On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, retail sales fell 1.8 percent, after a 2.0 percent increase in April.


Slovenia Retail Sales YoY
In Slovenia, the year-over-year change in Retail sales compares the aggregated sales of retail goods and services during a certain month to the same month a year ago.

Slovenia Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence -12.00 -14.00 2.00 -45.00 points [+]
Retail Sales MoM 1.10 0.70 9.90 -8.40 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY -2.00 -5.20 20.50 -17.10 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 5660.70 5612.70 5660.70 3085.40 EUR Million [+]
Personal Savings 8.85 18.43 18.93 5.15 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 2948.00 2964.00 2964.00 1733.00 EUR Million [+]
Bank Lending Rate 2.27 2.26 7.32 2.16 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.45 1.43 2.05 0.59 USD/Liter [+]
Households Debt To Income 45.13 45.04 48.71 23.69 percent [+]