Retail Sales in Malta decreased 2.30 percent in October of 2018 over the same month in the previous year. Retail Sales YoY in Malta averaged 1.17 percent from 2001 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 24.30 percent in December of 2003 and a record low of -20.40 percent in June of 2005.
Retail Sales YoY in Malta is expected to be 4.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Retail Sales YoY in Malta to stand at -0.89 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Malta Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 3.40 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.