Retail Trade
The sales of all goods purchased for resale, minus returns and discounts. The retail trade sector includes companies engaged primarily in retailing merchandise. For this indicator seasonally adjusted estimates are shown, unless otherwise indicated.
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Retail Trade ($ million)

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Retail Trade ($ million)
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Retail Trade ($ million)
TREND: INC DEC NO CHG POS NEG

Analysis

PUBLISHED - Jul 22, 2022
Alberta's retail trade value increased by 7.1% in May 2022 compared to May 2021, to $7.9 billion. Nationally, retail sales increased by 14.1% over the same time frame. In Alberta, gasoline stations had the largest increase (+49.7%) , while Building material, garden equipment & supplies had the largest decrease (-10.5%).