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Falling of retail goods turnover in Ukraine was accelerated

Today, on October, 15th, Goskomstat of Ukraine has informed that goods turnover of the enterprises of retail trade and a restaurant economy of Ukraine in September, 2009 has decreased on 22 % in comparison with September, 2008 whereas in August its falling has made 21,1 %.
Retail goods turnover of the enterprises in September in comparison with August 2009 has decreased on 0,2 %. Following the results of January - September of current year in relation to the similar period of last year decrease in retail goods turnover was accelerated to 20,7 % from 20,5 % following the results of eight months, has informed Goskomstat. Under its data, for January - September of current year has made retail goods turnover 165 mlrd grn, including in September and August - on 20,61 mlrd grn, July - 19,82 mlrd grn, June - 18,28 mlrd grn.

the Maximum decrease in retail goods turnover in January - September is fixed in Dnepropetrovsk (26,3 %), Lugansk (25,7 %), Khmelnitskiy (25,3 %), Donetsk (25,3 %) areas, Kiev (24,2 %), whereas minimum - in Kiev (7,9 %), Chernovitsky (9,3 %), Odessa (10,4 %), Rivnensky (12,3 %) areas.

leaders on absolute indicators of volume of retail goods turnover for nine months 2009 became Kiev (30,21 mlrd grn), Donetsk (14,61 mlrd grn), Dnepropetrovsk (14,21 mlrd grn), Kharkov (11,23 mlrd grn), Odessa (10,44 mlrd grn) and Lvov (9,26 mlrd grn) to area.

Interfax - Ukraine