The total retail sales of social consumer goods in Xiamen reached 154.242 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 6.6%. Among which the retail sales of commodity was 137.16 billion yuan, up by 5.9%, and that of the catering services was 17.082 billion yuan, a growth of 12.8%.
With a growth rate of 4.9%, the retail sales amount of enterprises above the designated size reached 106.413 billion yuan, accounting for 69% of the city’s total retail sales of social consumer goods in 2018. The retail sales of enterprises below the designated size rose 10.6% year-on-year to 47.829 billion yuan. 181 wholesale and retail enterprises with annual retail sales of above 100 million yuan had achieved retail sales of 86.849 billion yuan in total, with a net increase of 6.585 billion yuan or 8.2% increase from the previous year. 110 lodging and catering enterprises had the retail sales revenue exceeded 10 million yuan each, achieving d 6.898 billion yuan of retail sales in total, a net increase of 960 million yuan or increasing by 16.2% year on year.
Among the wholesale and retail enterprises above the designated size , the retail sales of motor vehicles was 31.406 billion yuan ,declined by 3.6% from a year earlier; that of clothing, shoes, hats and needle textiles was 19.162 billion yuan, up by 30.1%; that of grain, oil, food, alcohol, tobacco and beverage was 10.898 billion yuan, up by 6.7%; that of petroleum and related products was 8.414 billion yuan, up by 2.6%;that of telecommunication equipment was 7.455 billion yuan, down by 1.5%; that of daily necessities was 4.448 billion yuan, up by 15.5%; that of stationery was 2.463 billion yuan, decelerating by 11.8%; that of gold, silver and jewelry was 1,200 million yuan, increasing by 22.8%; that of cosmetics was 955 million yuan, down by 22.4%.