Latest consumer spending results for Q2
Our latest Marketview consumer spending report shows that people shopping in the city centre are spending more, with consumers spending $409 million during April - June, up 2.2% on the same quarter in 2018.
Other insights for the June quarter include:
- Fashion as a retail sector experienced the largest consumer spending increase (up 11.6% compared to the same quarter last year).
- Pedestrian counts were up 2% compared to the same quarter in 2018, following a positive increase last quarter.
- Foot traffic on Saturdays in particular was up, showing a 5.5% increase vs the same quarter in 2018.
See the Marketview summary for the June 2019 quarter, as well as previous Marketview reports, here.