Retail sales in Switzerland fell 6.0 percent year-on-year in April of 2022, after a 6.6 percent drop in the previous month. It was the second straight month of decline in retail sales, as sales of both non-food items (-5.1 percent vs -6.8 percent in March) and food, beverages & tobacco (-9.9 percent vs -9.7 percent) dropped further. On a monthly basis, retail sales decreased 1.2 percent, the first monthly decline in three months, reversing from an upwardly revised 1.0 percent gain in March. source: Swiss Federal Statistical Office
Retail Sales YoY in Switzerland averaged 1.68 percent from 2001 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 38.20 percent in April of 2021 and a record low of -18.30 percent in April of 2020. This page provides the latest reported value for - Switzerland Retail Sales YoY - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Switzerland Retail Sales YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2022.
Retail Sales YoY in Switzerland is expected to be 5.10 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Switzerland Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 3.40 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.