Retail trade turnover in Mogilev Region totalled BYR 2,351 billion in January-June 2008, which is 22.6% 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% of the retail trade turnover in January-June (88.3% of foods and 74.4% of non-foods), the source specified.
The value of foodstuffs sold in January-June made BYR 952 billion (17.3% up), non-foods - BYR 586 billion (39.5% up).
Public catering companies sold BYR 93.7 billion worth of goods in January-June 2008 (8.4% up).
As of July 1, 2008 the stocks of ready-made goods stood at BYR 316.9 billion, which ensures 35 days of trade, the source specified.