Retail sales excluding autos in the United States increased 12.40 percent month-over-month in May of 2020, following a downwardly revised record fall of 15.2 percent in April. It is the biggest rise ever in retail sales as Americans went back to work and many stores reopened after the coronavirus lockdown.
Retail Sales Ex Autos in the United States averaged 0.33 percent from 1992 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 12.40 percent in May of 2020 and a record low of -15.20 percent in April of 2020. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Retail Sales Ex Autos MoM - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Retail Sales Ex Autos MoM - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2020.
Retail Sales Ex Autos in the United States is expected to be -0.30 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Retail Sales Ex Autos in the United States to stand at 0.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Retail Sales Ex Autos MoM is projected to trend around 0.40 percent in 2021, according to our econometric models.