Sales value of Wholesale & Retail Trade recorded RM133.9 billion in October 2022, registered a growth of 15.2 per cent year-on-year. The positive growth was contributed by all sub-sectors, namely Retail Trade 26.0 per cent, Motor Vehicles 11.2 per cent and Wholesale Trade 7.3 per cent.
In terms of volume index, Wholesale & Retail Trade registered 10.5 per cent year-on-year to record 145.8 points. The increment was supported by the increase in Retail Trade 22.3 per cent, Motor Vehicles 3.0 per cent and Wholesale Trade 0.8 per cent. As for seasonally adjusted volume index, it went down -2.3 per cent month-on-month in October 2022.
The full publication of the Performance of Wholesale & Retail Trade, October 2022 can be downloaded through eStatistik Portal.
DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS MALAYSIA
9 December 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