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Latest publication: Turnover of trade 2019, March

Appendix table 1. Year-on-year change in turnover in trade industries, % (TOL 2008)

Year-on-year change by quarter, % 1) Cumulative year-on-year
change, % 1)
Year-on-year
change in the latest month, % 1)
04-06/2014 07-09/2014 10-12/2014 01-03/2015 01-03/2015 03/2015
Total trade (G)               
-0,2 -0,2 -2,2 -3,3 -3,3 0,1
Motor vehicle trade (45)
-0,3 0,6 0,3 -1,3 -1,3 5,6
Wholesale trade (46)      
-0,1 0,1 -2,9 -5,1 -5,1 -1,3
Retail trade (47)             
-0,5 -1,1 -1,7 -0,7 -0,7 0,4
Daily consumer goods
trade (4711, 472)
2)
1,2 0,9 -0,6 -1,2 -1,2 -0,8
Department store trade (4719) 3) -2,3 -1,7 -4,2 -0,5 -0,5 2,5
1) Year-on-year change compares the value for an examined time period to the value for the corresponding time period twelve months back.
2) According to the Business Register, the share of daily consumer goods (4711, 472) of turnover in retail trade was 48.3 per cent in 2013.
3) According to the Business Register, the share of retail sale in department stores (4719) of turnover in retail trade was 11.8 per cent in 2013.

Source: Turnover of trade, Statistics Finland

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Updated 12.05.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Turnover of trade [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0939. March 2015, Appendix table 1. Year-on-year change in turnover in trade industries, % (TOL 2008) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.5.2019].
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