8501.0 - Retail Trade, Australia, Jul 2018  
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ANALYSIS BY INDUSTRY


FOOD RETAILING

In current prices, the trend estimate for Food retailing rose 0.4% in July 2018. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 0.3%. By industry subgroup, the trend estimate rose for Supermarket and grocery stores (0.3%), Liquor retailing (0.2%), and Other specialised food retailing (0.1%). The seasonally adjusted estimate rose for Supermarket and grocery stores (0.4%), and Other specialised food retailing (0.3%), and fell for Liquor retailing (-0.1%).

Graph: Food retailing


HOUSEHOLD GOODS RETAILING

In current prices, the trend estimate for Household goods retailing was relatively unchanged (0.0%) in July 2018. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 1.2%. By industry subgroup, the trend estimate rose for Furniture, floor coverings, houseware and textile goods retailing (0.1%), was relatively unchanged for Electrical and electronic goods retailing (0.0%), and fell for Hardware, building and garden supplies retailing (-0.1%). The seasonally adjusted estimate fell for Electrical and electronic goods retailing (-2.5%), Furniture, floor coverings, houseware and textile goods retailing (-0.7%), and Hardware, building and garden supplies retailing (-0.1%).

Graph: Houshold goods retailing


CLOTHING, FOOTWEAR AND PERSONAL ACCESSORY RETAILING

In current prices, the trend estimate for Clothing, footwear and personal accessory retailing rose 0.5% in July 2018. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 2.0%. By industry subgroup, the trend estimate rose for Clothing retailing (0.6%), and Footwear and other personal accessory retailing (0.1%). The seasonally adjusted estimate fell for Clothing retailing (-2.5%), and Footwear and other personal accessory retailing (-0.7%).

Graph: Clothing, footwear and personal accessory retailing


DEPARTMENT STORES

In current prices, the trend estimate for Department stores rose 0.1% in July 2018. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 1.9%.

Graph: Department Stores


OTHER RETAILING

In current prices, the trend estimate for Other retailing rose 0.4% in July 2018. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 1.7%. By industry subgroup, the trend estimate rose for Other retailing n.e.c. (0.5%), Pharmaceutical, cosmetic and toiletry goods retailing (0.2%), and Other recreational goods retailing (0.4%), and fell for Newspaper and book retailing (-0.2%). The seasonally adjusted estimate rose for Other retailing n.e.c (2.5%), Other recreational goods retailing (4.7%), and Pharmaceutical, cosmetic and toiletry goods retailing (1.0%), and fell for Newspaper and book retailing (-4.2%).

Graph: Other retailing


CAFES, RESTAURANTS AND TAKEAWAY FOOD SERVICES

In current prices, the trend estimate for Cafes, restaurants and takeaway food services rose 0.3% in July 2018. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 0.6%. By industry subgroup, the trend estimate rose for Takeaway food services (0.4%), and Cafes, restaurants and catering services (0.1%). The seasonally adjusted estimate rose for Takeaway food services (0.9%), and Cafes, restaurants and catering services (0.4%).

Graph: Cafes, restaurants and takeaway food services