DIY/garden industry sales down 0.6 per cent finds GfK

GfK figures show DIY/gardening was 0.6 per cent down in July 2012 compared to July 2011 at £1.1 billion.

Year-to date sales are 6.3 per cent down at £6.5 billion.

July 2011-June 2012 market value is £10bn, down 4.1 per cent.

Monthly changes

July 2012  one per cent down
June 2012 nine per cent down
May 2012 six per cent down
April 2012 28 per cent down
March 2012 seven per cent up
February 2012 two per cent down
January 2012 two per cent down
December 2012 five per cent up
November 2012 three per cent up
October 2012 two per cent up
September 2012 three per cent down
August 2012 flat
July 2012 two per cent up
June 2012 flat
May 2011 two per cent down
April 2011 10 per cent up
Match 2011 one per cent up
February 2011 seven per cent up
January 2011 seven per cent up


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