Macau Retail Sales YoY  2001-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Retail sales in Macau went up 16.2 percent year-on-year in the third quarter of 2017, following a downwardy revised 8.2 percent increase in the second quarter of the year. It was the highest growth in retail sales since the first quarter 2014, as sales rose more for the most categories : adult's clothing (21.8 percent from 1.6 percent); goods in department stores (18.9 percent from 11.6 percent); watches, clothes and jewellery (29.5 percent from 17.0 percent); goods in supermarkets (4.3 percent from 3.5 percent) and communication (40.5 percent from 0.3 percent). Meantime, sales increased less for cosmetics and sanitary articles (13.6 percent from 15.4 percent); leather goods (20.7 percent from 25.1 percent) and motor vehicles (3.8 percent from 8.8 percent), while fell for automotive fuels (-9.2 percent from 6.7 percent). Considering the first three quarters of the year, retail sales went up 11.8 percent compared to the same period in 2016. Retail Sales YoY in Macau averaged 16.64 percent from 2001 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 49.95 percent in the first quarter of 2008 and a record low of -8.50 percent in the second quarter of 2015.

Macau Retail Sales YoY
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-05-24 07:00 AM Retail Sales YoY 11.5% 2.4% 2.8%
2017-08-24 10:10 AM Retail Sales YoY 10.5% 11.5% 14.06%
2017-11-23 03:40 AM Retail Sales YoY 16.2% 8.2% 9.5%
2018-02-27 07:00 AM Retail Sales YoY 16.2% 10.1%
2018-05-24 07:00 AM Retail Sales YoY 19.57%
2018-08-24 10:10 AM Retail Sales YoY 20.07%

Macau Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Retail Sales MoM 11.80 -12.80 20.38 -13.17 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 16.20 8.20 49.95 -8.50 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 23509.00 23525.00 23999.00 10082.00 MOP THO [+]
Disposable Personal Income 41423.00 30891.00 41423.00 21110.00 MOP [+]

Macau Retail Sales YoY

In Macau, 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. The biggest segments are household appliances (21 percent of total sales); watches, clocks and jewelry (20 percent); goods in department stores (15.1 percent); adults' clothing (11.7 percent); leather goods (11.3 percent); cosmetics and sanitary articles; goods in pharmacies (7.9 percent); goods in supermarkets (7.7 percent) and motor vehicles and automotive fuels (6.2 percent). This page provides - Macao Retail Sales YoY - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Macau Retail Sales YoY - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
16.20 8.20 49.95 -8.50 2001 - 2017 percent Quarterly