Every index in this issue is in value, seasonally and working-day adjusted.
In February 2012, the turnover declined in transportation and storage (–2.4 %) and in the wholesale trade (–0.5 %) whereas it rose in information and communication (+2.0 %). It was stable in business support activities (+0.0 %) and broadly unchanged in real estate activities (+0.1 %).
Quarter on quarter (q-o-q), the turnover expanded in information and communication (+1.8 %), in real estate activities (+1.6 %), in business support activities (+1.2 %) and in transportation and storage (+0.9 %). Conversely, it fell in the wholesale trade (–0.5 %).
Year on year (y-o-y), the turnover rose in business support activities (+5.4 %), in transportation and storage (+3.7 %), in information and communication (+3.5 %), in the wholesale trade (+2.5 %) and, to a lesser extent, in real estate activities (+0.8 %).
Wholesale trade and business service
Source : INSEE
The SA-WDA evolution in January has been revised by +1.1 point in transportation and storage. The variation, initially announced at –0.7 %, has been corrected at +0.4 %. In the same period, the SA-WDA evolution has been revised by +0.1 point in real estate activities, by +0.1 point in business support activities and by –0.1 point in the wholesale trade. The turnover’s variation has been confirmed in information and communication.
|SA-WDA value, Base year 2005|
|(1) Quarter-on-quarter: last three months / three previous months.|
|(2) Year-on-year: last three months / three same months of the previous year.|
|The codes correspond to differents levels of aggregation of the classification NAF rev. 2.|
|Change in %|
|Classification NAF rev. 2||Weight||Feb./ Jan.||Jan./ Dec.||q-o-q (1)||y-o-y (2)|
|46 Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles||1000||–0.5||0.1||–0.5||2.5|
|Wholesale on a fee or contract basis||166||2.7||–3.0||1.2||6.8|
|Wholesale of agricultural raw materials and live animals||62||–6.3||0.6||–5.3||0.0|
|Wholesale of food, beverages and tobacco||183||0.7||1.5||–1.1||2.6|
|Wholesale of household goods||173||–0.1||–0.9||–0.5||2.2|
|Wholesale of professional equipment goods||215||–1.0||1.1||1.2||2.4|
|Other specialised wholesale||193||–2.1||1.1||–1.1||0.1|
|H Transportation and storage||1000||–2.4||0.4||0.9||3.7|
|J Information and communication||1000||2.0||1.0||1.8||3.5|
|L Real estate activities||1000||0.1||–2.2||1.6||0.8|
|M+N Business support activities||1000||0.0||1.2||1.2||5.4|
|M Professional, scientific and technical activities||626||0.1||0.4||0.9||5.5|
|N Administrative and support service activities||374||–0.2||2.8||1.6||5.0|
n° 115 - May 3, 2012
Turnover in the wholesale trade and business services - February 2012
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