Wednesday September 05 2018
Bosnia and Herzegovina Retail Sales YoY at 8.80 percent
Retail trade in Bosnia and Herzegovina increased 8.8 percent year-on-year in July of 2018, following a 7.7 percent rise in the previous month, as sales rose faster for fuel (10.8 percent from 5.1 percent in June). On the other hand, sales advanced at a softer pace for both food, beverages & tobacco (8.9 percent from 9.5 percent) and non-food products (7.7 percent from 8 percent). On a monthly basis, retail sales showed no growth, after a 0.4 percent gain in June. Considering the first seven months of the year, retail trade rose 7.3 percent.