Retail sales in Slovenia tumbled 10.6 percent year-on-year in May of 2020, following an upwardly revised 22.7 percent slump in the previous month, which was the steepest decline in retail activity on record. Sales fell at a softer pace for food, beverages and tobacco (-2.1 percent vs -2.4 percent in April) and automotive fuel (-29.3 percent vs -35.3 percent). In addition, sales rebounded for non-food products (0.7 percent vs -26.6 percent). On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, retail trade climbed 12.8 percent, rebounding from an 8.6 percent drop in April.
Retail Sales YoY in Slovenia averaged 2.69 percent from 2001 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 20.50 percent in May of 2008 and a record low of -22.70 percent in April of 2020. This page provides - Slovenia Retail Sales YoY - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Slovenia Retail Sales YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2020.
Retail Sales YoY in Slovenia is expected to be -3.90 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 4.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Slovenia Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 5.50 percent in 2021 and 3.00 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.