Greece's retail trade fell 3.0 percent from the previous year in January 2021, following a 11.5 percent plunge in the previous month. It was the third straight month of declines, due to restrictions to contain the coronavirus pandemic, as sales declined mostly for automotive fuel (-20.3 percent), household appliances (-5.2 percent), books and stationery (-2.5 percent), and apparel and footwear (-0.9 percent). On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, retail sales jumped 6.1 percent in January, after retreating 3.7 percent in the prior month. source: National Statistical Service of Greece
Retail Sales YoY in Greece averaged -0.72 percent from 2001 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 13.60 percent in December of 2006 and a record low of -24.60 percent in April of 2020. This page provides the latest reported value for - Greece Retail Sales YoY - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Greece Retail Sales YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2021.
Retail Sales YoY in Greece is expected to be 2.20 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 Greece to stand at 5.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Greece Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 3.20 percent in 2022 and 2.30 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.