Retail sales in Poland jumped 25.7 percent year-on-year in April of 2021, accelerating from a 17.1 percent advance in the previous month but below market expectations of 27.2 percent. Still, it was the biggest gain in retail trade activity since a record high of 30.6 percent hit on May 2004. Sales rose faster for motor vehicles & parts (119.5 percent vs 51.7 percent in March); fuels (49.7 percent vs 5.7 percent) and food, beverages & tobacco (10.2 percent vs 3.7 percent). Meantime, sales slowed for newspapers & books (9.7 percent vs 31.2 percent); furniture, appliances & electronics (12.6 percent vs 41.3 percent); and clothing & footwear (75.7 percent vs 90.7 percent). On a non-seasonally adjusted monthly basis, retail trade fell 6.7 percent, after rising 16.5 percent in March. source: Central Statistical Office of Poland (GUS)
Retail Sales YoY in Poland averaged 6.74 percent from 2001 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 30.60 percent in April of 2004 and a record low of -22.60 percent in April of 2020. This page provides the latest reported value for - Poland Retail Sales YoY - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Poland Retail Sales YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2021.
Retail Sales YoY in Poland is expected to be 7.80 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 Poland to stand at 3.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Poland Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 3.00 percent in 2022 and 2.80 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.