Swiss housing on the lake with mountains in switzerland

Switzerland Retail May 2019

Switzerland: Retail sales continue to spiral in May

Calendar-adjusted real retail sales fell 1.7% over the same month a year prior in May, following the 0.8% decline logged in April. May’s decline came on the back of a broad-based fall in sales for both non-food items, and food, beverages, and tobacco.

On a month-on-month calendar- and seasonally-adjusted basis, real retail sales decreased 1.3% in May, contrasting the revised 0.1% increase registered in April. Meanwhile the annual average variation in retail sales fell 0.4% in May from 0.3% in April.

Free sample report

Access essential information in the shortest time possible. FocusEconomics provide hundreds of consensus forecast reports from the most reputable economic research authorities in the world.
Close Left Media Arrows Left Media Circles Right Media Arrows Right Media Circles Arrow Quote Wave Address Email Telephone Man in front of screen with line chart Document with bar chart and magnifying glass Application window with bar chart Target with arrow Line Chart Stopwatch Globe with arrows Document with bar chart in front of screen Bar chart with magnifying glass and dollar sign Lightbulb Document with bookmark Laptop with download icon Calendar Icon Nav Menu Arrow Arrow Right Long Icon Arrow Right Icon Chevron Right Icon Chevron Left Icon Briefcase Icon Linkedin In Icon Full Linkedin Icon Filter Facebook Linkedin Twitter Pinterest