Retail sales in the Netherlands advanced 9.7 percent year-on-year in May 2021, unchanged from the previous month. It was the third straight month of increase in retail trade and the most since last August, amid easing the lockdown measures to contain the spread of the coronavirus. Sales of clothing and shoes and leather products surged by 45.7 percent and 35.2 percent, respectively. The shops selling recreational goods, consumer electronic; furniture and home furnishing, personal care products, and DIY products, kitchens, flooring was also higher of turnover. By contrast, sales declined for food, beverages and tobacco by 0.9 percent, reversing from a 2.7 percent rise in April. source: Statistics Netherlands
Retail Sales YoY in Netherlands averaged 1.63 percent from 2005 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 10.20 percent in June of 2020 and a record low of -6.40 percent in August of 2009. This page provides the latest reported value for - Netherlands Retail Sales YoY - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Netherlands Retail Sales YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2021.
Retail Sales YoY in Netherlands is expected to be 8.50 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 Netherlands to stand at 6.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Netherlands Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 3.80 percent in 2022 and 2.70 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.