Retail sales in Bulgaria advanced 6.7 percent year on year in November of 2021, easing from a 7.6 percent rise in the previous month, pointing to the ninth monthly expansion in retail sales. Sales rose for both food, beverage & tobacco (9.6 percent) and non-food products (4.1 percent), namely pharmaceuticals and medical goods, cosmetics and toilet articles (21.9 percent); non-specialised stores with food, beverages or tobacco predominating (11.6 percent); sale via mail order houses or via internet (10.4 percent); and automotive fuel (9.9 percent). On a monthly basis, retail sales edged up 0.5 percent, following an upwardly revised 1 percent rise in October. source: National Statistical Institute, Bulgaria

Retail Sales YoY in Bulgaria averaged 6.41 percent from 2001 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 25.90 percent in April of 2021 and a record low of -20.60 percent in May of 2020. This page provides - Bulgaria Retail Sales YoY - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Bulgaria Retail Sales YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2022.

Retail Sales YoY in Bulgaria is expected to be 6.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Bulgaria Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 6.00 percent in 2023 and 4.50 percent in 2024, according to our econometric models.

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Bulgaria Retail Sales YoY


Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2021-12-10 09:00 AM Oct 7.6% 8.4% 6.2%
2022-01-10 09:00 AM Nov 6.7% 7.6% 6.4%
2022-02-10 09:00 AM Dec 6.7%


Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Consumer Confidence -38.20 -27.40 points Dec/21
Retail Sales MoM 0.50 1.00 percent Nov/21
Retail Sales YoY 6.70 7.60 percent Nov/21
Consumer Spending 20270.81 18745.40 BGN Million Sep/21

News Stream
Bulgaria Retail Sales Rise for 9th Straight Month
Retail sales in Bulgaria advanced 6.7 percent year on year in November of 2021, easing from a 7.6 percent rise in the previous month, pointing to the ninth monthly expansion in retail sales. Sales rose for both food, beverage & tobacco (9.6 percent) and non-food products (4.1 percent), namely pharmaceuticals and medical goods, cosmetics and toilet articles (21.9 percent); non-specialised stores with food, beverages or tobacco predominating (11.6 percent); sale via mail order houses or via internet (10.4 percent); and automotive fuel (9.9 percent). On a monthly basis, retail sales edged up 0.5 percent, following an upwardly revised 1 percent rise in October.
2022-01-10
Bulgaria Retail Sales Rise for 8th Straight Month
Retail sales in Bulgaria advanced 7.6 percent year-on-year in October of 2021, easing from an 8.4 percent jump in the previous month, pointing to the eighth monthly expansion in retail trade. Sales rose for both for food, beverages & tobacco (7.6 percent) and non-food products (7.4 percent), namely pharmaceutical and medical goods, cosmetics and toilet articles (31.3 percent); household appliances, furniture, and other households goods (7.2 percent); automotive fuel (7.0 percent); and computer and communication equipment (3.3 percent). On a monthly basis, retail sales edged up 0.6 percent, the same pace as in September.
2021-12-10
Bulgaria Retail Trade Slows in September
Retail sales in Bulgaria rose 8.4 percent year-on-year in September of 2021, after a 12 percent increase in the previous month. It was the fifth straight month of slowing retail activity growth as sales rose less for food, beverages & tobacco (5.9 percent vs 10.5 percent in August), and non-food products (11.8 percent vs 14.2 percent), namely other retail sale in non-specialised stores (3.6 percent vs 14.5 percent), automotive fuel (3.5 percent vs 8.5 percent), and audio & video equipment (10.3 percent vs 10.9 percent). In addition, sales declined further for clothing, footwear & leather goods (-7.6 percent vs -6.2 percent), and mail order houses or via the internet (-2.8 percent vs 8.0 percent). On a monthly basis, retail sales edged up 0.6 percent, from a 1.4 percent fall in the previous month.
2021-11-10

Bulgaria Retail Sales YoY
In Bulgaria, 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.