Home / Knowledge / News / Fashion / Retail sales in retail trade enterprises remain unchanged

Retail sales in retail trade enterprises remain unchanged

Mar '08
According to Statistics Estonia, in February 2008 compared to February of the previous year the retail sales of goods of retail trade enterprises grew 4% in constant prices. The growth of retail sales that had stopped in January showed a slight increase in February.

In February, the retail sales of goods of retail trade enterprises were 4.2 billion kroons, which is a half billion kroons more than at the same time a year ago. If in January 2008 compared to January of the previous year the growth of retail sales of goods decreased to zero, then in February the annual growth of retail sales in constant prices was as big as in December 2007.

The growth rate in grocery stores was slightly higher in February than in the previous months, the increase was 4% during the year. Due to the large share, grocery stores covered over 65% of the total increase in the sales of the retail trade enterprises.

Retail sales of cosmetics increased 9%, retail sales in non-specialized stores selling industrial goods and stores selling textiles, clothing and footwear increased 7% compared to February of the previous year. The growth of retail sales of non-specialized stores selling industrial goods and stores selling textiles, clothing and footwear was due to the special sales campaign.

Compared to January, the retail sales in retail trade enterprises stayed at the same level, but according to seasonally adjusted data the retail sales increased 3%.

In February the revenues from sales of retail trade enterprises were about 5 billion kroons, of which retail sales of goods accounted for 85%. Compared to February 2007, the revenues from sales increased 14% in current prices. Compared to the previous month, this indicator increased 1%.

Statistical Office of Estonia

Must ReadView All

Pic: Dreamstime.com

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Jan 2022

Dhaka, Berlin sign €20.15-mn pact to improve RMG workers conditions

Bangladesh and Germany have signed an agreement to support five...

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Jan 2022

UKVFTA brings positive results to bilateral trade: Vietnamese ministry

The recently effective UK-Vietnam FTA has led to positive outcomes,...

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Jan 2022

Cambodia approves new projects worth $1.9 bn, including 2 garment ones

The Council for the Development of Cambodia has approved 10 projects...

Interviews View All

India-EU Summit, Representatives

India-EU Summit

India-EU FTA will provide EU with better access to a huge & rapidly...

International apparel brands, Head honchos

International apparel brands
Head honchos

Launched first collection at onset of Covid

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Trainers faced immense challenges as most were not tech-savvy

Seema Mishra,

Seema Mishra

Set up in January 2020 by <b>Seema Mishra</b>, the Kasrawad Art Cluster...

Sanjay Jhunjhunwalla,

Sanjay Jhunjhunwalla

In the financial hub of eastern India, Kolkata, a humble production...

David Guiho,

David Guiho

Headquartered in Apt, South of France, Delta Plus designs, manufactures...

Giulio Cesareo, Directa Plus

Giulio Cesareo
Directa Plus

UK-based Directa Plus is one of the largest producers and suppliers...

Michael Jaenecke, Messe Frankfurt

Michael Jaenecke
Messe Frankfurt

From May 14 to 17, international exhibitors will present the entire...

Michaela Griggs & Peggy Schulz, Barco Uniforms

Michaela Griggs & Peggy Schulz
Barco Uniforms

Founded in 1929, Barco Uniforms started as an apparel company for beauty...

Gavin Miguel, Label Gavin Miguel

Gavin Miguel
Label Gavin Miguel

Acclaimed fashion designer <b>Gavin Migue</b>l is known for his couture...

Ritu Kumar, Label - Ritu Kumar

Ritu Kumar
Label - Ritu Kumar

<b>Ritu Kumar</b> is the most respected designerwear brand in India...

Raghavendra Rathore, Label Raghavendra Rathore Jodhpur

Raghavendra Rathore
Label Raghavendra Rathore Jodhpur

Being one of the first designers to use the "Brand India" positioning for...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies


Leave your Comments


Aquarelle Clothing Limited
LC Waikiki
Recron Polyester from Reliance Industries Limited
Sateri (Jiujiang) Fiber Co.,Ltd
Alix Partners
Esprit Europe Services GmbH
Alison Hayes Romania
C;&A Sourcing International Ltd
Guess Europe Sagl,
Sportmaster Ltd.
Rosset ;& Cia Limited
Benetton Group
International Textile Manufacturers Federation
Hela Clothing Pvt Ltd
Sainsbury's Argos Asia Limited
Amazon China
Varner AS Retail
Reiter India Private Limited
Vardhman Textile Ltd
The Top Form Brassiere Manufacturing Company Limited
Vianney Textil Hogar S.A. De C.V.
NITI Aayog
Green Fibre
Midas Clothing Limited
Calvin Klein
Tory Burch Hong Kong Ltd
Huntsman (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Landmark Group
Truetzschler India Private Limited
Etam Group Strategy Hong Kong Limited
PVH Corporation
Bluestem Global Sourcing Limited
KAS Direct Sourcing
IDH – The Sustainable Trade Initiative
The LYCRA Company Singapore  Pte. Ltd
Lisa S.P.A.
Tchibo GmbH
T.T. Limited
Gap International Sourcing Limited
Aramark Uniform ;& Career Apparel, LLC
OVS Hong Kong Sourcing Ltd.
Lenzing Aktiengesellschaft
Phong Phu international JSC (PPJ)
H;&M Hennes ;& Mauritz (Far East) Ltd
Rayonese Textile Inc., Division de Culp Inc.
Grasim Industries Limited
Boardriders Asia Sourcing Limited
Brandix Lanka Limited
Seasalt Limited
Under Armour Global Sourcing Ltd
Deckers Outdoor (Guangzhou) Consultant Co., LTD.
Arvind Limited
Restoque S.A.
Helly Hansen Far East Ltd
Chori Company Limited
Lacoste (Wanchai)
SHAHI Exports Pvt Ltd
Page Industries Limited (Bangalore)
G-Star Raw C.V.
Hirdaramani International Export Private Limited
MAS Active / MAS Kreeda / MAS Bodyline
Gokaldas Exports Limited
Desigual - ABASIC, S.A.
Cat Tuong Real Estate Group Joint Stock Company
Eastman Chemical Company
Gatsby Africa
Maceton Limited
Sportswear Company Spa
Tommy Hilfiger
Lululemon Athletica Inc
Gloria Jeans
John Varvatos
Target Corporation (MN)

January 2022

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

Advanced Search