Brazil Retail Sales YoY  2001-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Retail sales in Brazil increased 6.4 percent year-on-year in September of 2017, above market expectations of a 5.2 percent gain and following a 3.6 percent rise in August. It is the highest increase in retail trade since April of 2014, as sales advanced for: furniture and household equipment (16.6 percent); construction material (15.5 percent); textiles, clothing and footwear (11.7 percent); vehicles and motorcycles, parts and accessories (10.8 percent); other articles for personal and domestic use (10.8 percent); pharmaceutical, medical, orthopedic, perfumery and cosmetic articles (8.3 percent) and hypermarkets, supermarkets, food products, beverages and tobacco (6 percent). In contrast, sales decreased for books, newspapers, magazines and stationery (-6.4 percent); fuels and lubricants (-4.1 percent) and equipment and material for office, computer and communication (-3.0 percent). On a monthly basis, retail trade advanced 0.5 percent, above market consensus of 0.4 percent. Retail Sales YoY in Brazil averaged 3.73 percent from 2001 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 15.70 percent in March of 2010 and a record low of -11.40 percent in March of 2003.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-09-12 12:00 PM Retail Sales YoY 3.1% 2.9% 3.5% 2.9%
2017-10-11 12:00 PM Retail Sales YoY 3.6% 3.1% 4.5% 3.4%
2017-11-14 11:00 AM Retail Sales YoY 6.4% 3.6% 5.2% 3.1%
2017-12-13 11:00 AM Retail Sales YoY 6.4% 5.2% 5%
2018-01-10 11:00 AM Retail Sales YoY
2018-02-14 11:00 AM Retail Sales YoY


Brazil Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 101.00 101.20 120.70 89.41 [+]
Retail Sales MoM 0.50 -0.40 5.20 -2.30 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 6.40 3.60 15.70 -11.40 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 1048827.44 1021075.76 1048827.44 125685.05 BRL Million [+]
Consumer Credit 1626848.00 1615615.00 1626848.00 0.00 BRL Million [+]
Private Sector Credit 2830245.00 2827166.00 2958261.00 0.00 BRL Million [+]
Bank Lending Rate 59.47 59.16 254.28 39.12 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.24 1.19 1.58 0.53 USD/Liter [+]


Brazil Retail Sales YoY

In Brazil, 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 - Brazil Retail Sales YoY - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Brazil Retail Sales YoY - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.40 3.60 15.70 -11.40 2001 - 2017 percent Monthly