+A   |  -A
Skip Navigation Links
www.stat.gov.mk uses cookies required for full site functionality. Your presence on our website implies that you agree to the use of these cookies. For more details read the Cookie Policy.


              


Theme: Bussines Tendencies


Estimation of the managers of the business entities engaged in retail trade about their business situation in the third quarter of 2014

17.11.2014


According to the data of the State Statistical Office, the managers of the business entities assessed that the business situation of
their business entities engaged in retail trade in the third quarter of 2014 is less satisfactory compared to the second quarter of
2014, but more satisfactory compared to the third one of 2013.


Their financial situation in the third quarter of 2014 is more satisfactory compared to the previous one. Their expectations for the
business situation for the next period are at the same level as in the previous quarter.


The managers of the business entities assessed that their stocks decreased in the third quarter of 2014 compared to the second
one of 2014.


The assessment of the orders expected for the next period is that they will decrease, and the expectations for the number of
employees are that it will be at the same level as in the previous quarter.


The managers of the business entities assessed that the selling prices of the goods in the third quarter of 2014 decreased compared to the second one of 2014.


Their assessment of the expectations for the selling prices during the next 3 months is that they will decrease compared to the
previous quarter. The factors that had the greatest influence on limiting the business situation of the business entities in the third
quarter of 2014 were: low demand with 33.2%, increased competition with 22.5%, increased offer on the market with 14.0% and
increased financial expenditures (interests) with 7.1%.






  Download the entire news release

    Download tables


Data in the published news release are free of charge. When using the data, please cite the source.
For further information, please contact:

phone: +389 2 3295 847

e-mail: ketrin.strezovska@stat.gov.mk 
  



  News releases
 
 
  Latest news release
  All news releases


 Metadata


   MAKStat database


© State Statistical Office