Retail sales in Macedonia rose 3.5 percent year-on-year in March of 2021, rebounding from a 3.4 percent drop in the previous month. It was the first gain in retail trade activity since before the Covid-19 outbreak in February last year, led by sales of non-food products (21.7 percent) and automotive fuel (1.9 percent). Meantime, sales of food, beverages & tobacco decreased 9.5 percent. source: State Statistical Office of the Republic of Macedonia
Retail Sales Yoy in Macedonia averaged 0.46 percent from 2011 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 15.70 percent in March of 2016 and a record low of -17.60 percent in April of 2020. This page provides the latest reported value for - Macedonia Retail Sales YoY - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Macedonia Retail Sales YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2021.
Retail Sales Yoy in Macedonia is expected to be 4.50 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 Macedonia to stand at 5.70 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Macedonia Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 2.50 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.