Retail trade turnover in Mogilev Region totalled BYR 3,782 billion in January-September 2008, which is 25.1% 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 83.3% of the retail trade turnover in January-September (88.5% of foods and 75.4% of non-foods), the source specified.
The value of foodstuffs sold in January-September made BYR 1,504 billion (18.5% up), non-foods – BYR 971.2 billion (56.8% up).
As of October 1, 2008 the value of commodities in stock totalled BYR 354 million to keep trading companies busy for 38 days.