Retail sales in Bosnia and Herzegovina increased 4.9 percent year-on-year in April of 2019, below an upwardly revised 12.4 percent rise in the previous month. It was the lowest growth in retail sales since January , as sales slowed sharply for non-food products (2.0 percent vs 13 percent in March). In contrast, sales of food, beverages & tobacco advanced faster (10.5 percent vs 10.3 percent). On a monthly basis, retail trade fell 2.0 percent from a 0.2 percent gain in March. Retail Sales YoY in Bosnia and Herzegovina averaged 6.31 percent from 2010 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 22.20 percent in April of 2011 and a record low of -10.50 percent in March of 2010.

Retail Sales YoY in Bosnia and Herzegovina is expected to be 4.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Retail Sales YoY in Bosnia and Herzegovina to stand at 2.90 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Bosnia and Herzegovina Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 3.20 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Bosnia and Herzegovina Retail Sales YoY
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-03-15 01:00 PM Retail Sales YoY -0.3% 7.5% 6.8%
2019-04-02 11:40 AM Retail Sales YoY 12.6% -0.3% 4.5%
2019-05-06 09:45 AM Retail Sales YoY 11.7% 12.6% 8.6%
2019-05-31 11:00 AM Retail Sales YoY 4.9% 12.4% 9.3%
2019-06-28 09:00 AM Retail Sales YoY 4.9% 4.6%
2019-07-27 09:00 AM Retail Sales YoY 4.2%
2019-08-28 09:00 AM Retail Sales YoY

Bosnia and Herzegovina Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Retail Sales MoM -2.00 0.20 27.50 -20.00 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 4.90 12.40 22.20 -10.50 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 24519561.00 23793192.00 24519561.00 15017526.00 BAM THO [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.29 1.23 1.66 0.66 USD/Liter [+]
Consumer Credit 9241.30 9208.40 9241.30 79.44 BAM Million [+]

Bosnia and Herzegovina Retail Sales YoY

In Bosnia and Herzegovina, the year-over-year change in Retail sales compares the aggregated sales of retail goods and services during a certain month to the same month a year ago. This page provides the latest reported value for - Bosnia and Herzegovina Retail Sales YoY - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Bosnia and Herzegovina Retail Sales YoY - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.90 12.40 22.20 -10.50 2010 - 2019 percent Monthly