26 Aug United Kingdom CBI Distributive Trades
Cbi Distributive Trades in the United Kingdom decreased to -49 Net Balance in August from -16 Net Balance in July of 2019. Cbi Distributive Trades in the United Kingdom averaged 19.18 Net Balance from 1983 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 72 Net Balance in July of 1984 and a record low of -55 Net Balance in December of 2008. The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) Distributive Trades Survey (DTS) measures the health of the retail sector. The reading is compiled from a survey of about 150 retail and wholesale companies. It includes measures of sales activity across the distributive trades. It is a leading indicator of consumer spending. The figure is the difference between the percentage of retailers reporting an increase in sales and those reporting a decrease. This page provides – United Kingdom CBI Distributive Trades- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.