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Latest publication: Turnover of trade 2018, June

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)
04-06/2016 07-09/2016 10-12/2016 01-03/2017 01-05/2017 05/2017
Total trade (G)               
2.1 1.0 3.1 6.7 4.4 4.5
Motor vehicle trade (45)
13.9 8.7 6.5 7.0 4.3 9.8
Wholesale trade (46)      
-0.1 -0.9 3.8 9.3 6.1 4.9
Retail trade (47)             
1.3 1.2 0.7 2.2 1.5 1.3
Daily consumer goods
trade (4711, 472)
2)
0.3 -0.1 0.2 0.7 1.4 1.4
Department store trade (4719) 3) 3.9 4.9 -0.3 -1.0 -0.6 1.5
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 Structural business and financial statement statistics, the share of daily consumer goods (4711, 472) of turnover in retail trade was 49.6 per cent in 2015.
3) According to the Structural business and financial statement statistics, the share of retail sale in department stores (4719) of turnover in retail trade was 11.2 per cent in 2015.

Source: Turnover of trade, Statistics Finland

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Updated 12.07.2017

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Turnover of trade [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0939. May 2017, Appendix table 1. Year-on-year change in turnover in trade industries, % (TOL 2008) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.8.2018].
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