The index of Distributive Trade is a short term indicator which measures changes in the volume of goods sold by the Trade Sector. it is a volume index that is compiled on quarterly basis. The index covers three broad groups:
– wholesale and Retail trade and repair of Motor vehicles and motor cycles:
– wholesale trade, except or motor vehicles and motor cycles and
– retail trade except of motor vehicles and motor cycles.
the overall volume of goods sold in Distributive Trade Sector decreased by 1.4 percent for the year ending September 2019 compare 0.2 percent increase recorded for the year ended August 2019.. … read more.