Turnover value and volume indexes of retail trade except motor vehicles show increase in October

An increase was recorded in October in the Turnover Value Index and the Turnover Volume Index of Retail Trade Except of Motor Vehicles.

According to the Statistical Service of the Republic of Cyprus, on the basis of provisional estimates, the Turnover Value Index of Retail Trade for October 2018 increased by 4,2% compared to the corresponding month of the previous year and reached 116,5 units (base 2015=100).

For the period January-October 2018 the index is estimated to have recorded an increase of 5,7% compared to the same period of 2017.

In addition, on the basis of provisional estimates, the Turnover Volume Index of Retail Trade for October 2018 increased by 2,5% compared to the corresponding month of the previous year and reached 116,4 units (base 2015=100).

For the period January-October 2018 the index is estimated to have recorded an increase of 5,8% compared to the same period of 2017.

Source: Cyprus News Agency