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Retail Trade Survey: April 2009
Embargoed until 10:45am  –  12 June 2009
Highlights

For April 2009 compared with March 2009 (on a seasonally adjusted basis):

  • total retail sales rose 0.5 percent ($27 million)
  • core retail sales fell 0.1 percent ($4 million)
  • the biggest increases were in motor vehicle retailing and department stores
  • the biggest decrease was in the other retailing industry.
  • The total retail sales trend has been falling since January 2008 but has flattened in the last three months.

Graph, Retail Industry Contributions to the Change in Seasonally Adjusted Sales.

 

Dallas Welch (Mrs)  12 June 2009
Acting Government Statistician ISSN 1178-0355

 

 
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