Retail Trade in Europe, May 2017, Eurostat

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Press Release:  05 July 2017 - 6 Page(s)
Adjusted Retail Sales Index  EU28  Retail Trade

In May 2017 compared with April 2017, the seasonally adjusted volume of retail trade rose by 0.4% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.2% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In April the retail trade volume increased by 0.1% in the euro area and by 0.5% in the EU28.

In May 2017 compared with May 2016, the calendar adjusted retail sales index increased by 2.6% in both the euro area and in the EU28.