Retail Trade Industry
Retail Trade Industry - The retail trade industry includes all businesses mainly engaged in the resale of new or used goods to final consumers for personal or household consumption or in selected repair activities such as repair of household equipment or motor vehicles. Businesses engaged in retail trade include department stores or other shops, motor vehicle retailers and service outlets, mail order houses, hawkers, door-to-door sellers, milk vendors, vending machine operators and consumer cooperatives. Businesses mainly selling goods on a commission basis to final consumers for personal or household consumption are included. Note: Non-employing businesses are not included.
For more information refer to the Retail Industry Survey page.
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This page last updated 10 January 2007