Number of retail outlets up 0.4% yr/yr in H1
Monday, September 5, 2005, 09:07
The number of retail outlets in Hungary fell 0.2% in the January-June period
to 165,896, the Central Statistics Office (KSH) reported. The number was 0.4% more than at the end of June 2004. The number of one-man retail operations fell 0.2% in twelve months to June to 86,094, accounting for 51.9% of all shops. The number of FMCG shops fell 2.1% in the twelve months to June to 48,996, or 29.5% of the total, down from 29.8% at the end of June 2004. The number of shops selling non-food items rose 1.3% in twelve months to June to 105,766.