Latest ABS Retail Figures: Great News For Retailers


The latest ABS retail figures released on Friday 3rd August reveal that retail sales have grown for the third month in a row. Retail has been in the doldrums recently with ongoing stories of store closures and iconic retailers such as Myer and DJ’s struggling with declining sales.

The news comes as a great boost for retailers with most sectors experiencing positive results, particularly clothing/footwear and cafes restaurants who achieved the highest sales increase over the past three months.

In this short video, Roger is interviewed by ABC Finance Presenter Rachel Pupazzoni, on the reasons behind the increases.