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

Retail sales in Macau surged 21.3 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2018, following an upwardly revised 23.3 percent jump in the previous quarter. The growth rate was driven by a rise in sales of communication (70 percent); motor vehicles (22.7 percent); adult's clothing (19.7 percent); goods in department stores (29.3 percent); watches, clothes and jewelry (18.1 percent); leather goods (36.3 percent); automotive fuels (8.5 percent), and cosmetics and sanitary articles (9.5 percent). In contrast, sales fell for goods in supermarkets (-0.8 percent). Considering the first half of the year retail sales grew by 22.4 percent year-on-year. Retail Sales YoY in Macau averaged 16.84 percent from 2001 until 2018, 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
2018-02-27 04:45 AM Retail Sales YoY 14.8% 15.7% 10.1%
2018-05-24 04:00 AM Retail Sales YoY 23% 14.9% 12.6%
2018-08-24 05:00 AM Retail Sales YoY 21.3% 23.3% 25%
2018-11-23 03:40 AM Retail Sales YoY 21.3% 23.1%

Macau Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Retail Sales MoM -14.20 8.60 20.38 -14.20 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 21.30 23.30 49.95 -8.50 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 25366.00 24976.00 25366.00 10302.00 MOP THO [+]
Private Sector Credit 479267.90 474639.70 479267.90 33194.30 MOP Million [+]
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 October of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
21.30 23.30 49.95 -8.50 2001 - 2018 percent Quarterly