A monthly report containing short and medium term scenarios and forecasts, identifying outlooks, trends and risks for the sector. It also contains a systematic monitoring of the investments in each segment announced in Brazil’s main newspapers.
Retail Trade: assesses, every month, a relevant aspect of the industry focusing on market and competition trends in addition to scenarios for the conditioning factors of income and credit. The service also comprises an overview analysis of the main variables in the segment, in an easy-to-refer-to Powerpoint format. Within are quarterly forecasts for the main industry indicators, including the Monthly Trade Survey by the IBGE [Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics] (including ‘fuels and lubricants’, ‘supermarkets and similar’, ‘textiles, clothing and footwear’, ‘furniture and electrical appliances’, ‘books, newspapers, magazines and stationery’, ‘office, IT and communication equipment and material’ and ‘other articles’) and ABRAS [Brazilian Association of Supermarkets] supermarket sales index (real revenues and physical sales) in addition to forecasts for gross income (based on real income and employment) and the apparent consumption of electrical appliances (white goods, brown goods and small appliances).