In November 2017 compared with October 2017, the seasonally adjusted volume of retail trade increased by 1.5%
in both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the
European Union. In October, the retail trade volume fell by 1.1% in the euro area and by 0.6% in the EU28.
Among Member States for which data are available, the highest increases in the total retail trade volume were
registered in Portugal (+3.9%), Slovenia (+2.8%), Germany (+2.3%) and Croatia (2.1%), while the only decrease
was observed in Estonia (-0.2%)