main contributor to the 2,2% increase was general dealers (contributing 1,7
Seasonally adjusted retail trade sales increased by 0,1% in May 2019 compared with April 2019. This followed month-on-month changes of 1,0% in April 2019 and -0,6% in March 2019. In the three months ended May 2019, seasonally adjusted retail trade sales increased by 1,1% compared with the previous three months.
Retail trade sales increased by 1,7% in the three months ended May 2019 compared with the three months ended May 2018. The main contributors to this increase were: