Retail sales in Slovakia dropped 6% year-on-year in March 2023, the steepest decline since February 2021, following a 2.5% fall in the previous month. Declines in sales were recorded in stalls & markets (-21.5% vs -25.2% in February), other household equipment in specialized stores (-24.3% vs -19.3%), food, beverages & tobacco in specialized stores (-9.3% vs -7.2%), other goods in specialized stores (-4.9% vs -2.4%), sales not in stores, stalls or markets (-4.3% vs -2.1%), non-specialized stores (-5.8% vs -4.3%) and cultural & recreational goods in specialized stores (-0.5% vs 5.1%). At the same time, sales of automotive fuel in specialized stores slowed 30.3% (vs 43.1%), while those of ICT in specialized stores surged significantly 65.9% (vs 18.9%). On a monthly basis, retail sales slumped 0.2%, after a 0.6% drop in February. source: Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic
Retail Sales YoY in Slovakia averaged 2.79 percent from 1996 until 2023, reaching an all time high of 28.60 percent in April of 1999 and a record low of -16.80 percent in January of 2021. This page provides - Slovakia Retail Sales YoY - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Slovakia Retail Sales YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2023.
Retail Sales YoY in Slovakia is expected to be 1.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations.