Retail trade turnover in Mogilev Region totalled BYR 1,449 billion in January-April 2008, which is 22.5% 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.
The value of foodstuffs sold made BYR 593.4 billion (16% up), non-foods - BYR 353 billion.
Public catering companies sold BYR 60.8 billion worth of goods in January-April 2008 (10.3% up).
As of May 1, 2008 the stocks of ready-made goods stood at BYR 302 billion, which ensures 40 days of trade, the source specified.
Goods made in Belarus accounted for 82% of the retail trade turnover over the period in question (88.2% of foods and 71.3% of non-foods).