Hong Kong Retail Sales YoY  2005-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Retail sales in Hong Kong increased 6.9% year-on-year in November of 2017, the most since February of 2015 compared to a downwardly revised 3.6% rise in the previous month. Sales rebounded for consumer durable goods (16.5% compared to -7.0% in October), mainly motor vehicles & parts (2.5% compared to -0.8%), electrical & photographic equipment (14.8% compared to 2.2%) and other consumer durable (30.6% compared to -17.1%). In addition, sales advanced faster for other consumer products (12.2% compared to 9.3%), namely Chinese drugs & herbs (6.8% compared to 4.8%), optical shops (6.2% compared to 1.7%) and medicines & cosmetics (13.0% compared to 10.4%). Meantime, sales rose softer for food, beverages & tobacco (1.7% compared to 5.9%); jewelry, watches & clocks & valuable gifts (6.5% compared to 7.4%) and clothing & footwear (2.8% compared to 8.0%). Considering the January to November period, retail sales went up 1.7% compared to the same period of the previous year. Retail Sales YoY in Hong Kong averaged 5.43 percent from 2005 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 30.60 percent in February of 2010 and a record low of -18.50 percent in February of 2016.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-11-03 08:30 AM Retail Sales YoY 5.5% 3.2% 3.6%
2017-11-30 08:30 AM Retail Sales YoY 3.6% 5.6% 2.82%
2018-01-03 08:30 AM Retail Sales YoY 6.9% 3.6% 4.42%
2018-02-01 08:30 AM Retail Sales YoY 6.9% 5.14%
2018-03-02 08:30 AM Retail Sales YoY 5.35%
2018-04-03 08:30 AM Retail Sales YoY 5.70%


Hong Kong Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 102.00 93.00 118.00 70.00 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales YoY 6.90 3.60 30.60 -18.50 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 419705.00 428376.00 428376.00 38934.00 HKD Million [+]
Personal Savings 0.01 0.01 13.21 0.00 percent [+]
Bank Lending Rate 5.00 5.00 19.61 5.00 percent [+]
Households Debt To Gdp 68.50 67.60 68.50 34.50 percent of GDP [+]
Retail Sales Mom 2.10 4.40 29.40 -27.30 percent [+]


Hong Kong Retail Sales YoY

In Hong Kong, 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 - Hong Kong Retail Sales YoY - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Hong Kong Retail Sales YoY - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.90 3.60 30.60 -18.50 2005 - 2017 percent Monthly




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