Assets, liabilities and trade margin of trade enterprises by economic activity, quarters

Economic activities total
20182019
3rd quarter4th quarter1st quarter2nd quarter3rd quarter
Number of persons employed93 87891 65894 26893 69594 963
Net sales, million euros6 057.86 487.85 766.16 463.06 361.9
Expenditure total, million euros5 828.36 223.45 667.76 221.06 143.6
Merchandise purchased for resale at end of quarter, million euros2 484.52 596.42 601.72 595.42 666.8
Trade margin, %19.219.818.719.419.2
Selling time of goods inventories, days38.037.342.037.839.2
 
Wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
20182019
3rd quarter4th quarter1st quarter2nd quarter3rd quarter
Number of persons employed12 93112 45413 08313 16813 213
Net sales, million euros822.9842.6851.81 014.2895.4
Expenditure total, million euros806.6821.4842.4976.7864.9
Merchandise purchased for resale at end of quarter, million euros462.5510.2526.8548.2516.5
Trade margin, %12.612.611.311.312.0
Selling time of goods inventories, days57.161.963.155.259.3
 
Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles
20182019
3rd quarter4th quarter1st quarter2nd quarter3rd quarter
Number of persons employed28 91629 20930 07029 07929 446
Net sales, million euros3 411.33 767.23 217.23 547.63 522.7
Expenditure total, million euros3 253.43 580.23 133.83 384.93 398.0
Merchandise purchased for resale at end of quarter, million euros1 314.31 329.11 270.71 279.61 366.0
Trade margin, %16.617.516.517.216.6
Selling time of goods inventories, days35.132.536.333.435.6
 
Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles
20182019
3rd quarter4th quarter1st quarter2nd quarter3rd quarter
Number of persons employed52 03149 99551 11551 44852 304
Net sales, million euros1 823.61 878.01 697.11 901.21 943.8
Expenditure total, million euros1 768.31 821.81 691.51 859.41 880.7
Merchandise purchased for resale at end of quarter, million euros707.7757.0804.2767.6784.3
Trade margin, %27.828.226.928.428.1
Selling time of goods inventories, days35.737.143.437.437.4