With the relaxation of quarantine, the turnover of food and beverage companies increased by 15%.

In May, with the easing of COVID-19 quarantine conditions, the turnover of retail trade enterprises increased by 1.7 per cent and the turnover of food and beverage supply enterprises – by 15.3 per cent, according to the Department of Statistics.

According to preliminary data, the turnover (excluding VAT) of retail trade enterprises in May amounted to 1 billion. 252 million At current prices and, compared to April, seasonally and working day adjusted, constant prices increased by 1.7%.

Over the month, seasonally and working day adjusted, the turnover of enterprises trading in food products at constant prices decreased by 1.4%, that of enterprises trading in non-food products increased by 2.5%, and the turnover of enterprises trading in automotive fuel increased by 5.5%.

2021 in May compared to 2020. In May, excluding the effect of the number of working days, the turnover (excluding VAT) of retail trade enterprises at constant prices increased by 18.6 per cent. The turnover of enterprises trading in food products at constant prices increased by 7.4 per cent, that of enterprises trading in non-food products – by 27.3 per cent, the turnover of enterprises trading in automotive fuel – by 21.9 per cent.

The turnover (excluding VAT) of food and beverage service enterprises in May amounted to LTL 54.2 million. At current prices and, compared to April, seasonally and working day adjusted, at constant prices it increased by 15.3%.

2021 in May compared to 2020. In May, excluding the effect of the number of working days, the turnover of food and beverage service enterprises at constant prices increased by 32.9 per cent.

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