Retail trade turnover of Ukraine is growing

Оборот розничной торговли Украины растет

Retail trade turnover grew

For 2017, the retail trade turnover of Ukraine increased by 8.8%. The highest growth was recorded in the Transcarpathian, Odessa and Lviv regions.

The retail trade turnover of Ukraine last year increased by 8.8% compared with the year 2016. This was reported on the official website of the State statistics service.

As noted, retail turnover in December last year compared to November rose by 22.2%, as compared to Dec-2016 – by 16.1%.

The largest increase in retail trade turnover of enterprises in 2017 were recorded in Zakarpattya (17.2%), Odessa (14.1%), Lviv (13.5%), Cherkasy (by 12.3%), Kyiv (11.7%) and Vinnytsia (11.0%), areas.

State statistics Committee emphasizes that the data are presented excluding the temporarily occupied territory of Crimea and Sevastopol and part of the zone of the antiterrorist operation.

Recall that in Ukraine for 11 months of 2017, the retail trade turnover of Ukraine increased by 8% compared to the same period in 2016.