Singapore Retail Sales YoY  1986-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Retail sales in Singapore rose 1.9 percent year-on-year in June of 2017, faster than a downwardly revised 0.8 percent rise in the prior month. It was the fourth straight month of growth in retail trade, as sales increased for most categories: watches & jewelry (12.0 pct vs 0.6 pct in May), petrol service (9.8 percent vs 11.3 percent), computer & telecommunications equipment (3.4 pct vs 1.3 pct), medical goods (3.8 percent vs 4.5 percent), footwear (2.9 pct vs -5.2 pct), recreational goods (1.7 pct vs -3.3 pct) and furniture & household equipment (4.4 pct vs -1.2 pct). In addition, sales in department stores grew by 7.3 pct (vs 2.4 pct). On the other hand, sales fell for: motor vehicles (-5.6 pct vs 2.0 pct) and others (-4.7 pct vs -1.0 pct). Meantime, sales in mini-marts & convenience stores declined by 1.4 percent (vs -1.6 pct). On a monthly basis, retail sales dropped by 0.5 percent, compared to an upwardly revised 1.1 percent fall in May. Retail Sales YoY in Singapore averaged 5.24 percent from 1986 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 51.10 percent in February of 1988 and a record low of -28.20 percent in February of 1986.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2017-06-12 05:00 AM Apr 2.6% 2.0% 3.2%
2017-07-12 05:00 AM May 0.9% 2.7% 1.8% 2.4%
2017-08-11 05:00 AM Jun 1.9% 0.8% 4.0%
2017-09-15 05:00 AM Jul 1.9% 1.9%
2017-10-14 05:00 AM Aug 5.8%
2017-11-15 05:00 AM Sep 2.9%


Singapore Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Retail Sales MoM -0.50 -1.10 28.90 -33.20 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 1.90 0.80 51.10 -28.20 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 34576.60 34316.00 35136.10 4086.60 SGD Million [+]
Private Sector Credit 561481.00 560877.10 561481.00 56535.00 SGD Million [+]
Bank Lending Rate 5.28 5.28 14.98 5.28 percent [+]
Households Debt To Gdp 61.00 62.10 62.10 21.80 percent of GDP [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.51 1.48 1.80 0.61 USD/Liter [+]


Singapore Retail Sales YoY Notes

In Singapore, 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 - Singapore Retail Sales YoY - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Singapore Retail Sales YoY - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.90 0.80 51.10 -28.20 1986 - 2017 percent Monthly