This is an archived release.
The investments of retail trade industries decreased by 26 per cent from the second quarter of 2013 to the second quarter of 2014, but were 4 per cent higher than the first quarter this year.
|Index||Change in per cent|
|2nd quarter 2013||1st quarter 2014||2nd quarter 2014||1st quarter 2014 - 2nd quarter 2014||2nd quarter 2013 - 2nd quarter 2014|
|Retail trade, except of motor vehicles, motorcycles and automotive fuel||82.2||58.4||60.5||3.6||-26.4|
|Machines and inventory||110.7||78.1||75.5||-3.3||-31.8|
|Motor vehicles and other means of transport||38.5||37.0||26.7||-27.8||-30.6|
|New buildings and renovation||52.7||34.9||49.0||40.4||-7.0|
Investment in machines and inventory decreased more than 30 per cent from the second quarter last year to the second quarter this year. Retail trade industry investments in motor vehicles and other means of transport also declined by more than 30 per cent in the same period. There was a somewhat smaller decline of 7 per cent in investment regarding new buildings and renovations.