Between 6 May and 4 June 2021, the value of retail sales in stores was 13% higher than the pre-pandemic level of 2019

Change in value of store retail trade and food service turnover, 6 May – 4 June 2021

Following the low base after the lifting of restrictive measures, the increase in retail sales excluding mail order and internet sales in April has already strongly boosted overall sales

Change in value of sales channels' turnover

Online retail sales grew by 9% in April 2021

Mail order and online retail sales per month

In April 2021, retail sales in the capital and the countryside increased again compared to a year earlier

In-store retail sales volume change per month

April retail sales were up in most districts compared to April 2019

Value index of retail sales at district level, April 2021
(same period of 2019 = 100%)
Value index of retail sales at district level, April 2021

Typically, retail sales rose in large cities

Value index of retail sales in Hungary, April 2021
(same period of previous year = 100%)
Value index of retail sales in Hungary, April 2021

After the lifting of restrictions, retail sales in Budapest's inner districts recovered from last year's very low base

Value index of retail sales in Budapest, April 2021
(same period of previous year = 100%)
Value index of retail sales in Budapest, April 2021