Retail trade turnover in Mogilev Region totalled BYR 2,809 billion in January-July 2008, which is 23.2% up on the year, Interfax learnt from the department of trade, public catering and consumer services of Mogilev Region Administration.
The yearly growth target is 13%, the source reminded.
Domestic goods accounted for 83.2% of the retail trade turnover in January-July (88.4% of foods and 75% of non-foods), the source specified.
The value of foodstuffs sold in January-July made BYR 1,133.5 billion (17.5% up), non-foods - BYR 704.6 billion (40.3% up).
Public catering companies sold BYR 93.3 billion worth of goods in January-July 2008.