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Comparing February 2009 with February 2008, the South Australian industry groups with the largest percentage increases in retail turnover (in seasonally adjusted terms) were Food retailing, which rose by 9.4% to $585.3m, and Household good retailing, which rose by 8.9% to $232.4m.
The South Australian industry groups with the largest decreases in retail turnover were Department stores, which decreased by 8.6% to $114.5m, and Cafes, restaurants and takeaway food services, which decreased by 3.0% to $143.9m.
NEW MOTOR VEHICLE SALES
In March 2009, 2,795 new passenger vehicles and 4,548 new vehicles in total (in trend terms) were sold in South Australia. The trend estimate for total new vehicle sales in South Australia has continually decreased since February 2008.
In Australia, 42,591 new passenger vehicles and 71,725 new vehicles in total (in trend terms) were sold in March 2009. The trend estimate for total new vehicle sales in Australia has continually decreased since January 2008.
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