Retail trade turnover value and volume up in September

The turnover value index of retail trade was up by 4.3% in September, provisional estimates published by the Cyprus Statistical Service show.

The index was up by 4.3% in September 2018 compared to the same month of the previous year reaching 119.2 units ((base 2015=100).

During the first nine months of 2018, it is calculated that the index recorded an increase of 5.9% on an annual basis.

The Statistical Services provisional estimates also indicate that the turnover volume index for of retail trade was up in September by 2.7% compared to September 2017, reaching 119.7 units (base 2015=100).

During the first nine months of 2018, the index is estimated to have recorded an increase of 6.2% compared to the first nine months of the previous year.

Source: Cyprus News Agency