Retail Sales Down 1.9% Year-on-Year

2020. december 03.

Budapest Business Journal

The volume of sales in the national retail trade network as well as in mail order and internet retailing decreased by 1.9% year-on-year in October, according to data published by the Central Statistical Office (KSH). Compared to October 2019, the volume of sales increased by 1.2% in specialized and non-specialized food retailing. The volume of sales increased by 2.4% in non-specialized food and beverages shops accounting for 75% of food retailing and decreased by 1.9% in specialized food, beverage, and tobacco stores.