Sales value of Wholesale & Retail Trade recorded RM133.7 billion in August 2022, registered a growth of 33.7 per cent year-on-year. The positive growth was contributed by all sub-sectors, namely Motor Vehicles 185.3 per cent, Retail Trade 34.5 per cent, and Wholesale Trade 16.0 per cent.
In terms of volume index, Wholesale & Retail Trade recorded 27.0 per cent year-on-year to register 145.6 points. The increment was supported by the increase in Motor Vehicles 169.6 per cent, Retail Trade 30.1 per cent and Wholesale Trade 7.4 per cent. As for seasonally adjusted volume index, it went up 3.1 per cent month-on-month in August 2022.
The full publication of the Performance of Wholesale & Retail Trade, August 2022 can be downloaded through eStatistik Portal.
DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS MALAYSIA
12 October 2022
Public Relation Officer
Strategic Communication and International Division
Department of Statistics Malaysia
Tel : +603-8885 7942
Fax : +603-8888 9248
E-mail : baharudin[at]dosm.gov.my