Retail sales in Lithuania inched up 0.1 percent year-on-year May of 2022, easing from a 2.3 percent rise in the previous months, pointing to the 15th straight month of growth in retail trade. The figure also marked the weakest pace since the series began in 1998, amid softer rises in sales of automotive fuel in specialised stores (4.1% vs 9.3% in April), food, beverages and tobacco in specialised stores (6.7% vs 11.1%), and other retail sales in non-specialised stores (3.8% vs 6.7%). On a monthly basis, retail sales rose 3.4 percent, rebounding from a 0.6 percent fall in April. source: Statistics Lithuania
Retail Sales YoY in Lithuania averaged 5.26 percent from 1998 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 36.10 percent in April of 2021 and a record low of -26.30 percent in November of 2009. This page provides the latest reported value for - Lithuania Retail Sales YoY - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Lithuania Retail Sales YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2022.
Retail Sales YoY in Lithuania is expected to be -5.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Lithuania Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 3.00 percent in 2023 and 4.90 percent in 2024, according to our econometric models.