Estonia retail sales increase in March
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Estonia's retail sales rose in March mainly due to stores selling manufacturing goods, data from the Tallinn-based Statistics Estonia (SE) showed on Friday.
Retail sales, excluding motor vehicles and motorcycles trade, increased 18% year-on-year in March.
The latest growth in turnover in retail trade was primarily influenced by stores selling manufactured goods, where turnover grew by 33% year-on-year, Johanna Pihlak, analyst at the statistics agency, said.
On a monthly basis, retail sales rose 25% in March. On a seasonally and working-day adjusted basis, retail sales turnover grew 7% monthly in March.
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