Retail sales in Croatia declined by 2.0 percent year-on-year in May of 2019, after a 4.8 percent gain in the previous month and marking the first fall since August 2014. Sales dropped for both food (-0.5 percent vs 8.4 percent in April) and non-food products (-1.3 percent vs 1.4 percent) and other activities (-2.9 percent vs 3.3 percent). On a monthly basis, retail sales fell 4.6 percent, after a flat reading in the previous month. Retail Sales YoY in Croatia averaged 3.34 percent from 2001 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 20.60 percent in August of 2001 and a record low of -15.20 percent in May of 2009.

Retail Sales YoY in Croatia is expected to be 4.80 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 Croatia to stand at 4.10 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Croatia Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 3.20 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-03-29 10:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Feb 8.7% 4.3% 4.8%
2019-04-30 09:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Mar 5.7% 8.7% 7.1%
2019-05-30 09:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Apr 4.8% 5.7% 6.2%
2019-06-28 09:00 AM Retail Sales YoY May -2.0% 4.8% 4.5%
2019-07-30 09:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Jun -2.0% 4.8%
2019-08-30 09:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Jul
2019-09-30 09:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Aug


Croatia Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Retail Sales MoM -4.60 0.00 4.40 -5.00 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY -2.00 4.80 20.60 -15.20 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 49603.00 53449.00 55569.00 34870.00 HRK Million [+]
Consumer Credit 68321.80 67426.80 132914.90 2602.00 HRK Million [+]
Bank Lending Rate 3.33 3.09 26.61 3.09 percent [+]
Households Debt To Income 57.06 59.11 62.67 47.61 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.51 1.54 1.99 0.67 USD/Liter [+]
Consumer Confidence -1.80 -2.40 -1.80 -42.90 Index Points [+]


Croatia Retail Sales YoY

In Croatia, 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 - Croatia Retail Sales YoY - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Croatia Retail Sales YoY - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-2.00 4.80 20.60 -15.20 2001 - 2019 percent Monthly
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